Film stars have displayed their good side again by standing up for a cause. Cutting across the spectrum, they have contributed generously towards the relief of Chennai flood victims.
Chennai has been badly affected by unprecedented rain leading to floods in the last 10 days. Thousands of people have been displaced and over 270 people have lost their lives.
However, the nation has united to help Chennai, and people are contributing generously for relief work, with celebrities donating big money.
From Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan to Tamil icon Rajinikanth and Allu Arjun from the Tollywood fraternity, to director/actor Prem from the Kannada film industry, many have donated for the flood-affected of Chennai.
We bring you a list of monetary contributions made by the stars:
Si.No. Name Amount 1 Shah Rukh Khan Rs 1 crore 2 Raghava Lawrence Rs 1 crore 3 Rajinikanth Rs 10 lakh 4 Suriya's family (including Karthi) Rs 25 lakh 5 Junior NTR Rs 10 lakh 6 Mahesh Babu Rs 10 lakh 7 Hansika Motwani Rs 15 lakh 8 Kannada director/actor Prem Rs 10 lakh 9 Allu Arjun's family Rs 25 lakh 10 Dhanush Rs 5 lakh 11 AR Rahman Rs 25 lakh 12 Director AR Murugadoss Rs 10 lakh 13 Actress Sri Divya Rs 10 lakh 14 Prabhas Rs 15 lakh 15 Ravi Teja Rs 5 lakh 16 Junior NTR's brother Kalyan Ram Rs 5 lakh 17 Varun Tej Rs 3 lakh 18 Hrithik Roshan Rs 25 lakh 19 Director Shankar Rs 10 lakh 20 Kamal Haasan Rs 15 lakh 21 Vikram Rs 10 lakh 22 Akshay Kumar Rs 1 crore 23 Subaskaran Allirajah
(Producer, chairman of Lyca Productions)
Rs 5 crore 24 Samantha Rs 30 lakh 25 Kalpathi AGS Group Rs 50 lakh 26 B Saroja Devi Rs 5 lakh