To strengthen and cop up with the alarming situation created by "Corona Virus" and encourage research on protecting citizens of India, PM Modi asked citizens to contribute to the "PM Cares Fund" to create a "healthier India". Acting upon which, Ratan Tata donated ₹500 Cr on behalf of Tata Trusts. Bollywood star, Akshay Kumar also donated ₹25 Cr and following him was Kapil Sharma who also contributed ₹50 Lacs. Indian cricketer, Suresh Raina also pledged to donate ₹52 Lacs. Following the footpaths, Bahubali starrer Prabhas and Tollywood star Mahesh Babu also contributed ₹50 Lacs and ₹1 Cr respectively, each to the CM Relief fund of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.