Aamir Khan donates Rs 25 lakh for Assam flood relief
Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is well known for his support of humanitarian causes. The "Laal Singh Chaddha" actor recently donated Rupees 25 lakhs towards the CM Relief Fund for Assam flood victims.
Eminent Bollywood actor Amir Khan extended a helping hand to the flood-affected people of our State by making a generous contribution of ₹25 lakh towards CM Relief Fund.
My sincere gratitude for his concern and act of generosity.
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) June 27, 2022
Chief Minister of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma, announced the news on his Twitter account. He was immensely grateful to the star for his generous contribution.
"Eminent Bollywood actor Aamir Khan extended a helping hand to the flood-affected people of our State by making a generous contribution of Rs 25 lakh towards CM Relief Fund. My sincere gratitude for his concern and act of generosity," the post read.
Recently, the actor has shared a video message urging people to donate money and other essentials for flood victims. Many places in India like Gujarat, Assam, Rajasthan, and West Bengal are facing flood-related issues.
Aamir Khan became emotional on talking about the flood-affected people, "Friends, many areas of Assam and Gujarat have been affected by heavy floods. And our brothers and sisters there are facing a lot of difficulties. Lots of lives have also been lost and there has been a huge financial loss too. We are helpless in front of nature but we can help those staying there."
Other Indian celebrities have also contributed to the CM flood relief funds such as Arjun Kapoor, director Rohit Shetty and singer Sonu Nigam.