Heavy rains battered Chennai for the past ten days, and many areas have been immersed in water. In fact, six subways in the metro went under water. It’s only Tuesday that the Chennai people saw blue skies. If sources are to be believed this is the highest downpour in the past decade. Having said that, a friend in need is a friend indeed. Helping the needy at the needed hour is the need of the day. Celebrities are known for the good actions they do in times of disasters, and now they have come together to help the rain-affected areas. If sources are to be believed, the Nadigar Sangam has garnered some amount from the members, to be given to the rain-affected people. Even the Chief Minister had promised to give all the help to the Nadigar Sangam in a recent meeting. Besides, the Nadigar Sangam has put stalls in several places and is distributing free food.
And our Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s fans didn’t lag behind. They are giving food, offering shelter, etc. to the needy people. This they did until normalcy restored. Well, these fans also do it in action and not just posting on social networking sites. Vijay is one actor who has always been liberal in charity. He makes it a point to involve in social work during his birthdays.
Actor Sarath Kumar has helped the needy by giving the necessary amenities to them.
Raghava Lawrence helped the victims by providing bundles of food items through his trust. Arulnidhi gave food to the victims. Santhanam provided food packets along with some rice to Cuddalore people who were the innocent victims of floods. Vishal also did his bit by giving food and financial support to the victims.DMDK leader and actor Vijayakanth did his bit by visiting the rain-affected victims in Cuddalore and giving them consoling words. He was seen walking barefoot in the bad waters. Meanwhile, the fans of Rajinikanth,
Kamal Haasan and
Ajith Kumar are active in lending a helping hand to the relief measures. Well, let’s take a leaf out of these celebs’ books.