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All the Coronavirus donations by the Cricket Players

The World is facing the wrath of Coronavirus. Most of the World is either under partial or complete lockdowns. The wrath of the virus is such that many nations, including India, are struggling to cope up financially. Many people are losing their jobs, whereas a fraction of people are struggling to meet their daily needs. However, many people have contributed their share of funds to the government to tackle this pandemic. The cricket stars of the nation have also come forward to join hands and help the government.

Cricketers join hands to face Covid-19:

The cricketers who are often treated as gods by their fans have come forward to support their fans in these grave situations. The players have donated as per their limitations. The star players such as Kohli and Rohit donated millions, and even the domestic player did not hold themselves back. The Bengal star Ishan Porel donated 50,000 rs, whereas two veterans KKR stars Laxmi Ratan Shukla and Gautam Gambhir donated different amounts from their MP funs. Even ex Indian stalwart in Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly came forward to support the people of the nation.

The complete list of donations are mentioned below:

Ajinkya Rahane, cricket (Rs 10 lakh)
Anil Kumble, cricket (Unspecified amount)
Avishek Dalmiya, cricket (Rs 5 lakh)
Cheteshwar Pujara, cricket (unspecified amount)
Gautam Gambhir, cricket (Rs 50 lakh, 2-years salary. He also donated Rs 50 lakh from MP fund)
Harbhajan Singh, cricket (promised ration to 5,000 families in Jalandhar)
Irfan and Yusuf Pathan, cricket (4000 face masks to the frontline fighters)
Ishan Porel, cricket (Rs 50,000 to help the poor and needy across Bengal)
Jaydev Unadkat, cricket (Unspecified amount)
Shikhar Dhawan, cricket (Unspecified amount)
Sourav Ganguly, cricket (Free rice worth Rs 50 lakh all over Kolkata)
Sunil Gavaskar, cricket (Rs 59 lakh)
Yuvraj Singh, cricket (Rs 50 lakh)
Sachin Tendulkar, cricket (Rs 50 lakh)
Rohit Sharma, cricket (Rs 80 lakh)
Kedar Jadhav, cricket (unspecified amount)
Laxmi Ratan Shukla, cricket (three months’ MLA salary, BCCI pension to West Bengal)
MS Dhoni, cricket (Rs 1 lakh in crowdfunding event)
R Sridhar, cricket (Rs 4 Lakh)

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