Kangana Ranaut, who plays the lead in a biopic on former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa titled Thalaivi, has donated Rs 5 lakh towards the COVID-19 relief fund of Film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI), and Rs 5 Lakh towards the daily wage workers of her film.
Kangana had earlier contributed Rs 25 lakh to PM-CARES, apart from donating ration for daily wage earners’ families. Her sister Rangoli had posted: ‘Kangana has also contributed to PM cares 25 lakhs and donated Ration to daily wage earners families, we need to stand united and do what best we can, many thanks from our family.’
Rajinikanth gave Rs 50 lakh, while actor Vijay Sethupathi has donated 10 lakhs for the welfare of FEFSI members. Suriya and Karthi, along with their father Sivakumar, donated Rs 10 lakh while actor Sivakarthikeyan also donated Rs 10 lakh.