The number of casualties in flood-and-rain-ravaged Uttarakhand is feared to be in thousands, and thousands more are still stranded, making this one of the biggest national tragedies in recent times. Assistance has, of course, poured in from different quarters. And now, Bollywood personalities
have also come forward to lend a helping hand.
Be it in kind or cash, they are striving to do their bit. “A lot needs to be done for the people who have suffered there,” says actor Ravi Kissen, who is planning to “organise some shows” in Dehradun to aid victims through the NGO, Goonj.
We take a look at some of the efforts.
Sonakshi, Shatrughan Sinha and family
Sonakshi’s father, Shatrughan Sinha, runs a charity organisation called Prayas. Now, we have been informed that the Sinha family, especially her actor-p