India’s swashbuckling opener Shikhar Dhawan, who has been quite active in lending his helping hand to the needy people in the country, has won hearts again on social media. Yesterday, the southpaw donated Oxygen cylinders in India’s fight against the deadly coronavirus.
The country is currently witnessing the second wave of the deadly coronavirus and the country is recording more than 4 lakh infections everyday along with thousands of deaths. India’s medical infrastructure has collapsed and hospitals are running out of basic facilities like oxygen. Thus, celebrities in India are doing their bit to help the nation recover through the second wave.
Gurugram Police thanks Shikhar Dhawan
Meanwhile, Gurugram police expressed their gratitude to Shikhar Dhawan for his donation of Oxygen cylinders in the current grim situation. Their official Twitter handle wrote: “Taking forward our committed efforts. Grateful to @SDhawan25 for providing Oxygen Concentrators…”
In reply, Dhawan also talked about helping out the needy people in this tough times. The southpaw felt grateful to serve the people of his country in this pandemic, where people are losing loved ones at an alarming rate.
Grateful to serve my people in this pandemic through this small token of help! Always ready to help my people and society to my best. India shall rise and shine against this pandemic! https://t.co/bHlq0eJvUv
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 14, 2021
He replied to Gurugram police and wrote, “Grateful to serve my people in this pandemic through this small token of help! Always ready to help my people and society to my best. India shall rise and shine against this pandemic!”
Dhawan to donate IPL 2021 earnings for Oxygen purchase
Recently, during the IPL 2021, Shikhar Dhawan had announced that he will donate INR 20 lakhs and the money earned from all presentation awards that he will receive, to purchase Oxygen cylinders for the needy people.
“Over the years, I have received incredible love and support from all of you, for which I am eternally grateful. It’s now my turn to give back to the people of this country. I will be making a donation of INR 20 lakhs, plus money from all post-match individual performance awards that I receive from IPL 2021 towards Mission Oxygen to help fund the requirement of Oxygen,” he had written in the post.
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) April 30, 2021