Tollywood star Allu Arjun, as we all know is popular for being a kind heart and helping nature. He is the one who reacts quickly to every situation. The devastating rains in Kerala has killed around 187 people. Around 2,406 villages in 14 districts were badly hit by the rains and floods and over 26,400 hectres of crops were damaged. Well, each one has been contributing to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF). Many celebrities from the South Indian Film Industry have come forward for their part of the contribution. Now, actor Allu Arjun has announced his contribution.
Allu Arjun has announced a contribution of Rs 25 lakhs to Kerala flood victims. “A red alert was declared in Ernakulam, Palakkad, Malappuram and Calicut areas. So, people in these areas should be careful,” said Allu Arjun urging his fans and others to help the people of Kerala in whatever way they can.
Floods in Kerala have affected and even killed a number of people and left thousands homeless. As of the latest count, 54,000 people have been displaced. Around 10 of the 14 districts in the state have been affected by the floods.
As we all know, Allu Arjun is a big star not just in Telugu states, but also in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala. In fact, he is the biggest Telugu star in Kerala with a huge following. Despite critical reviews, Bunny’s all films have done wonders at Kerala’s Box Office.
As earlier we reported, Mollywood star Mammootty and his son Dulquer Salmaan have also contributed for the cause. The Ernakulam District Collector, K Mohammed Y Safirulla, took to Facebook to announce the same. Mammootty himself handed over the cheque to Ernakulam District Collector.
He wrote, “Film stars Mammootty donated 15 lakhs rupees and Dulquer Salman 10 lakhs rupees to Chief Minister’s Distress Relief fund, today, at Collectorate Ernakulam.”
Film stars Mammootty donated 15 lakhs rupees and Dulquer Salman 10 lakhs rupees to Chief Minister's Distress Relief fund, today, at Collectorate Ernakulam
On the other hand, Dulquer also asked people to help the people of Kerala to contribute to the CMDRF. “As the state of Kerala is in a situation where it is experiencing unprecedent monsoon, please donate generously to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF),” said Dulquer in his Facebook post.