Akshay Kumar’s brainchild and idea Bharatkeveer.gov.in is already a hit on social media. Apart from praising Akshay for coming up with such an initiative, the Indian Government’s execution has also been on point and is being appreciated.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) April 9, 2017
The idea that was originally conceived by him has been converted into an app and a website and was launched on April 9.
The app and the website enables and allows anyone to make direct monetary donations to the families of martyred Indian soldiers of paramilitary forces. The website has received a great response and on Friday morning, the portal shared some statistics that prove how the idea is already a hit.
The details revealed that the portal has been getting an overwhelming response towards the families of 25 CRPF soldiers who were killed in a Naxalite ambush in Chhattisgarh.
The Sukma massacre took place on April 24 and 25 Central Reserve Paramilitary Force [CRPF] were killed in Maoist-related violence in Chhattisgarh’s district. The portal reveals how in less than 12 hours, there have been a flood of donations, ranging from different parts of the country.
Here are some more details on the same:
1. Head Constable K.P.Singh’s dependents—his wife and mother received a contribution of Rs 31,612
2. ASI Naresh Kumar’s family received Rs 28,851
3. ASI Sanjay Kumar’s kin got Rs 25,821
Apart from Akshay Kumar, who is leaving no stone unturned in promoting the initiate, there are people like Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir and Akshay’s co-star and friend Anushka Sharma who have extended support.
My heart goes out to all the Jawans and their families who risk everything for our safety, Please visit https://t.co/pkdC846sDz & donate 🙏🏻
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) April 28, 2017
Just to beware people of fraudulent apps and websites, Akshay Kumar took to Twitter to warn his fans and followers.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) April 25, 2017
Well done, Akshay! This proves how every small step matters.
News Source: India Times