India is a nation , where you can find every type of citizen . From the rags , who earn daily wages and survive , to the riches like Tata(s) and Ambani(s) and many more business tycoons , all are there .
In this scenario , where Novel corona virus is showing it’s dark phase to all , it’s a tough situation for the people , especially, who are below the poverty line . They survive on daily basis- wages and have families too. For this , after Prime Minister Modi’s announcement of the ‘PM Care Fund’ on Saturday, a large number of Indians including professionals, business owners, and civil servants came forward to donate lump sum amounts to the relief fund.
Many made donations in crores and the PM’s official Twitter handle even took to the handle and appreciating those who made donations, big or small, with personalized thank you notes.
A Twitter user named Syed Ataur Rehman donated Rs 501. Sharing a receipt of his donation, he quoted , “Just a little donation… to fight Coronavirus”.
Have a look at his tweet:
PM Modi, who had been tagged in the tweet, responded and said, “There’s nothing big or little. Every single contribution matters. It shows our collective resolve to defeat COVID-19. #IndiaFightsCorona
Watch his tweet below:
After this post , the tweet went viral and grabbed over 41,000 likes. Netizens appreciated Rehman’s kindness and generosity at a time of crisis and also lauded PM Modi for setting up the fund.
Rehman is not the only one to come forth with a donation. Another Twitter user by the name of Shamim also donated Rs 10,000 and was lauded by PM Modi for the same.
As the scenario of donations started , many helping hands came forward to share the contribution . The Airport Authority of India has donated Rs 20 crore as an “initial” donation to the fund.
Also , actor Varun Dhawan has donated Rs 30 lakhs among others.