Vidya Balan is one of the most versatile actresses in India, who has been announced to donate 1000 personal protective equipment across India. She has announced this in her Facebook video. The war against COVID-19 has been fought by the frontline soldiers.
She said that, as a citizen, it is very important to stand by them. It is a pledge to equip the soldiers to combat in this fatal battle. There is a shortage of PPE for the senior doctors, residents, nurses and medical staffs in the daily work.
The medical facility is not functioning fully for the lack of protection of professionals. It will be helpful for the medical staff across the nation. She was pledging for raising money to buy another 1000 PPE also.
The PPE will contain the following pieces of equipment like one coverall laminated and waterproof, nitrile gloves, goggles, face shields, 3-ply surgical mask and shoe covers, which is worth 650 rupees.