Guwahati, August 18
Actor Akshay Kumar donated Rs 1 crore for flood reduction in Assam, stated an official assertion on Tuesday.
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal acknowledged the generosity of the actor and thanked him, it said.
“The actor has always been a friend of the people of Assam and his help would go a long way in easing the ordeal of the people facing the flood,” the chief minister stated.
The Bollywood celebrity had final 12 months donated Rs 2 crore in direction of flood reduction, the assertion stated.
Assam confronted a devastating flood this 12 months. Total 138 individuals misplaced their lives, whereas a number of lakh individuals had been affected throughout 28 districts. PTI