Bollywood celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Anushka Sharma, Ayushmann Khurrana, Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Varun Dhawan and Sonam Kapoor among others continue to encourage fans to stay home during the coronavirus outbreak.
Some celebrities have also made donations towards coronavirus relief efforts. Akshay Kumar recently donated Rs 25 crore towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s PM-CARES fund. Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas, Katrina Kaif, Bhumi Pednekar, Shilpa Shetty, Varun Dhawan and others have also pledged donations.
The total number of coronavirus cases in India crossed 1000 over the weekend, with 27 deaths so far.
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