Sachin Tendulkar, the former captain of the Indian cricket team, announced a donation of Rs 1 crore to "Mission Oxygen" for importing oxygen concentrators and donating them to hospitals around the world.
Tendulkar took to Twitter to share the news. As the deadly second wave of infections ravages the world, Sachin urged people to "stand together" in the fight against Covid-19. He also urged people to donate blood plasma.
Tendulkar had also tested positive for Covid-19 last month.
With Rs 13 crores, businesspeople and Volunteers launched "Mission Oxygen." This foundation gives oxygen cylinders for Rs 1 to private hospitals and nursing homes.