While Sivakarthikeyan has donated Rs 25 lakh, Vetri Maaran has contributed Rs 10 lakh to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Jayam Ravi, his brother Mohan Raja and their father and senior editor Mohan, who also met MK Stalin, have collectively contributed Rs 10 lakh. Blockbuster filmmaker director Shankar has also donated Rs 10 lakh towards corona relief
Director AR Murugadoss (Rs 25 lakh), actor and politician Udhayanidhi Stalin (Rs 25 lakh), stunt choreographer and actor Dhilip Subbarayan (Rs 1 lakh), director CS Amudhan (Rs 50,000) and editor TS Suresh (undisclosed amount) are among the other K-Town people who have contributed to the state government for COVID relief work. Director and Rajinikanth’s daughter, Soundarya Rajinikanth has also contributed Rs 1 crore along with her husband Vishagan and father-in-law SS Vanangamudi on behalf of the latter’s pharmaceutical company.
Meanwhile, top production house Sun Productions has chipped in with Rs 30 crores to the state government to provide relief work to those affected in the second wave of the COVID pandemic.