The American actor Will Smith and the legend of the rock Mick Jagger part of the international stars and Bollywood who will participate in a concert online of four hours on Sunday, aimed at raising funds to help fight the epidemic of new coronavirus in India.
The captain of the national cricket team, Virat Kohli actors Priyanka Chopra and Shahrukh Khan are among the celebrities Indian who will act or read messages from your address.
Organized by Karan Johar and Zoya Akhtardirectors Bollywood, the Indian industry of the film the show will be broadcast live on Facebook.
The goal is to collect millions of dollars to a hundred organizations that provide essential services, and food during the epidemic.
This money is necessary to help “all those who do not have work or residence, and that they don’t know where will their next meal” organizers said.
The landfill tax on the 25th of March, and at least until the 17 of May, 1,300 million Indians left at risk to millions of workers and gave a huge blow to Asia’s third-largest economy.
Millions of rural workers are locked in the cities with almost nothing to live and eat. Saturday was set up trains to take them back to their villages and cities of origin.
The strict restrictions they had to enable you to keep the cases of spread of novel coronavirus at a relatively low level in the second-most populous country in the world: 37.335 cases and 1,218 deaths, with 2,000 new cases in the last 24 hours. The balance could be much higher, according to the experts, due to the lack of detection tests and data collection.
(With information from AFP)