Caribbean Premier League side Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR), owned by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, on Friday pledged to distribute one thousand food packets to the needy who are struggling in Trinidad and Tobago due to the coronavirus-forced lockdown.The TKR team has involved their local icons Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons and Sunil Narine, who along with the team’s support staff will be personally distributing the hampers to various areas of the island nation.
TKR has teamed up with HADCO Ltd, who have put the hampers together. In addition, they have added some items at no cost, and will deliver all the hampers to TKR for further distribution.
Recently, he participated in a digital concert ‘I For India’ to raise funds for the frontliners working in the country.
Prior to that, the Bollywood star had opened his office for treating Covid-19 patients.
In April again, Shah Rukh had taken part in a Lady Gaga-curated virtual concert, ‘One World: Together At Home’ in support healthcare workers who are battling it out against Covid-19.
Shah Rukh had also provided 25,000 PPE kits to the frontline medical staff in Maharashtra.Apart from these, the actor along with Gauri and business partners -- Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta -- had contributed to the PM-CARES Fund and also made a donation to the Maharashtra CM’s Relief Fund.