Akshay Kumar donated 1000 smartwatches to Mumbai Police and 500 to Nashik Police so that the police personnel can stay safe from the growing infection of COVID-19. The police now thanks the actor.
In a first, Maharashtra Police has become the first batch of frontline workers in the world who are using remote tracking technology to track COVID-19 positive cases and also manage their own health. On Thursday, it was reported that actor Akshay Kumar has donated around 1000 GOQii smartwatches to the Mumbai Police and 500 to the Nashik Police.
Now, as reported by Mid-Day,
the Nashik Police thanked Akshay for his generous donation and thinking about the safety of police personnel. Vishwas Nangre Patil, Nashik police commissioner said, “We are grateful to Mr Kumar for donating 500 smartwatches, which will be utilised by our frontline workers who are above 45 years of age.”
Meanwhile, Akshay has been leading from the front when it comes to celebrities helping the needy in these difficult times. The actor had donated Rs 25 crore to the PM-CARES fund after which he donated Rs 3 crore to the BMC, followed by a donation of Rs 2 crore to the Mumbai Police and extending financial help to the owner of Mumbai’s Gaiety Galaxy.