Hardik and Krunal Pandya introduced they’ll donate 200 oxygen concentrators.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians all-rounders Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya have pledged to donate 200 oxygen concentrators to the agricultural elements of India. Talking forward of Mumbai Indians’ high-profile conflict towards Chennai Tremendous Kings, Hardik mentioned that his relations have made the choice to satisfy the wants of the agricultural elements of the nation the place “medical infrastructure wants extra assist”. Hardik additionally expressed gratitude to the medical workers and frontline staff for doing the noble work in these troublesome instances.
“All of us perceive the problem that our nation is present process at this time period. Gratitude to all of the medical workers, frontline staff and all of the people who’ve come out and held their arms at such instances to struggle out the battle,” Hardik mentioned in a pre-match interview on Saturday.
“Krunal, myself and my mom – principally our whole household, we have been discovering methods at attempting to assist out. We determined to donate 200 oxygen concentrators to the agricultural elements of India the place I really feel the medical infrastructure wants extra assist,” he added.
“All of us perceive it is troublesome, we need to present our gratitude, assist and simply need to inform everybody that they are at all times there in our prayers,” mentioned the Mumbai Indians all-rounder.
Earlier than Hardik, a number of different cricketers additionally got here ahead and donated generously to assist India’s struggle towards coronavirus.
Kolkata Knight Riders quick bowler Pat Cummins was the primary cricketer for the reason that begin of the second wave to donate cash to the “PM Cares Fund” and since then a number of different cricketers, together with Brett Lee, Sachin Tendulkar, and Shikhar Dhawan to call a number of, have pledged their assist.
IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals have additionally introduced a contribution of Rs 7.5 crore to assist these impacted by COVID-19 in India.