India is currently under lockdown due to the complicated situation of the coronavirus around the country. Yesterday, we witnessed the highest jump in the number of cases ever with 227 new cases, raising the total cases in India to 1,250 cases.

With an extend lockdown period, many people are going to starve if this outbreak doesn't end soon. Only people in the middle and upper class can afford to do social distancing by working from home, living off their stock. The situation is now already very urgent for 74 million people in India.

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Poor people don't have any choice to do social distancing for a long time

The 21- day lockdown will last 2 more weeks in India. While it is not much, many celebrities, Bollywood actors, stars have donated their own money to help people during a hard time.

Akshay Kumar just announced on his social media that he will donate Rs 25 crore to PM Modi’s PM-CARES fund.

The Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and his wife, the Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, also donated Rs 3 crore to help the situation.

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Virat Kohli and his wife, Anushka Sharma donated Rs 3 crore

Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan donated Rs 1 crore to PM Modi’s PM-CARES fund, saying "It is the absolute need of the hour to rise together as a nation."

Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband donated Rs 21 lakh to the fund and say that they will provide "supplies, food, essentials or the research that humanity needs right."

Shilpa Shetty and her husband donated Rs 21 lakh

Salman Khan shows his support by paying money to 25, 000 workers in the film industry to help them live through the outbreak.

Apart from that, many celebrities also advise people to do necessary precaution steps on their social media. Check out: Anushka Sharma, Anupam Kher, Sunny Leone: Bollywood Celebrities Warn Fans To Be Cautious Against Coronavirus.