Vijay Deverakonda has started the Middle-Class Fund through his the Deverakonda Foundation to help the suffering middle-class families in the Corona Crisis. As the Lockdown is eased and people are back to work, the actor announced finishing the mission for now.
The fund was started with a corpus fund of 25 Lakhs. A controversy by a gossip website propelled its popularity and huge donations poured in. 1,50,24,549 Rupees have come in from 8,515 people. The money has helped 17,723 households with an amount of 1,71,21,103.
Five Hundred and Thirty-Five people mostly Vijay’s fans have come forward to help the cause as volunteers. They were involved in identifying the beneficiaries, procuring the goods, and distributing them. Vijay also announced that the fund will stay and will comeback when needed by the people.Follow @THEPANIPURI