Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee thanks SRK for their 'human benefaction'

Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee has expressed his gratitude to the Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan for your contribution towards the state at a time when the nation is fighting the COVID-19 19 pandemic.

Taking Twitter , the chief minister tweeted on Saturday: "Thank you @iamsrk, your contribution will help assist a lot of distressed people during these challenging times. Such humane benefaction will keep inspiring millions in this country who look up to you as their role model with respect and reverence."

SRK recently announced in a statement that, through its IPL Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) franchise, it will contribute to the PM-Cares Fund. The actor is a co-owner of KKR with his wife. Gauri khan , Juhi Chawla Mehta and Jay Mehta, the superstar has also promised Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for healthcare providers and workers in Maharashtra and West Bengal.