2 Years of Lockdown: From Sonu Sood to Shahrukh Khan, these stars helped the needy in lockdown

The lockdown caused by the Coronavirus pandemic affected daily wage workers, frontline workers and migrant workers the most. During this, many Bollywood stars helped the needy with great enthusiasm.

Updated On – 8:38 am, Thu, 24 March 22

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On this day, two years ago, a nationwide lockdown was imposed, which had thrown people’s lives into chaos. The lockdown caused by the Coronavirus pandemic affected daily wage workers, frontline workers and migrant workers the most. During this, many Bollywood stars helped the needy with great enthusiasm. Today, on the occasion of completion of two years of lockdown, let us tell you which are the stars who extended a helping hand to the people in lockdown.

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The first name in this list comes from actor Sonu Sood.  Sonu Sood was declared the messiah of the country during the lockdown.  In the lockdown, Sonu did the work of transporting many migrant laborers to their homes.  Along with this, he had also provided ration and medical facilities to the people.  The work started by Sonu in the lockdown is still going on.

The first name in this list comes from actor Sonu Sood. Sonu Sood was declared the messiah of the country during the lockdown. In the lockdown, Sonu did the work of transporting many migrant laborers to their homes. Along with this, he had also provided ration and medical facilities to the people. The work started by Sonu in the lockdown is still going on.

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Shahrukh Khan donated two Hazra PPE kits for health workers in Chhattisgarh.  Apart from this, he had donated twenty thousand N-95 masks in Kerala.  Shahrukh also gave his office space for the quarantine facility.  Under his Meer Foundation NGO, he became the support of children whose mother passed away in lockdown.

Shahrukh Khan donated two Hazra PPE kits for health workers in Chhattisgarh. Apart from this, he had donated twenty thousand N-95 masks in Kerala. Shahrukh also gave his office space for the quarantine facility. Under his Meer Foundation NGO, he became the support of children whose mother passed away in lockdown.

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In the initial days of the lockdown, Priyanka Chopra had taken a vow that she would donate one lakh dollars to the women who have played an important role during the lockdown.  Along with this, he had also given his cooperation with a company making medical equipment.

In the initial days of the lockdown, Priyanka Chopra had taken a vow that she would donate one lakh dollars to the women who have played an important role during the lockdown. Along with this, he had also given his cooperation with a company making medical equipment.

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Shabana Azmi helped the needy by giving a donation of Rs 10 lakh to an NGO named Action Aid India.  Apart from this, he had also sent mines, sanitation and hygiene products to the needy in 172 districts of 21 states.

Shabana Azmi helped the needy by giving a donation of Rs 10 lakh to an NGO named Action Aid India. Apart from this, he had also sent mines, sanitation and hygiene products to the needy in 172 districts of 21 states.

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During the lockdown, Salman Khan started a food truck called Being Hangry, through which ration was delivered to the people.  Apart from this, he had also delivered one lakh sanitizers to the Mumbai Police.  Along with this, the actor started a campaign named Anna Daan, so that help can reach the needy.

During the lockdown, Salman Khan started a food truck called Being Hangry, through which ration was delivered to the people. Apart from this, he had also delivered one lakh sanitizers to the Mumbai Police. Along with this, the actor started a campaign named Anna Daan, so that help can reach the needy.

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Ayushmann Khurrana along with his wife Tahira Kashyap helped the needy women.  Apart from this, he also donated some amount to PM Cares Fund.

Ayushmann Khurrana along with his wife Tahira Kashyap helped the needy women. Apart from this, he also donated some amount to PM Cares Fund.

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Oxygen cylinders and ventilators were donated by Ajay Devgan's foundation for a health center in Dharavi, Mumbai.  This health center was converted into a Kovid-19 facility.  Apart from this, ration kits were also given to about 700 families of Dharavi by the actor's foundation.

Oxygen cylinders and ventilators were donated by Ajay Devgan’s foundation for a health center in Dharavi, Mumbai. This health center was converted into a Kovid-19 facility. Apart from this, ration kits were also given to about 700 families of Dharavi by the actor’s foundation.

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Akshay Kumar donated Rs 25 crore to the PM Cares Fund during the lockdown.  Apart from this, he also donated 2 crore Mumbai Police Foundation, 3 crore BMC and 45 lakh rupees for Cine and TV Artists.

Akshay Kumar donated Rs 25 crore to the PM Cares Fund during the lockdown. Apart from this, he also donated 2 crore Mumbai Police Foundation, 3 crore BMC and 45 lakh rupees for Cine and TV Artists.

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