Priyanka Chopra Jonas on Monday endorsed fellow actor Sonu Sood’s plea to the federal government to offer free training to college students who’ve misplaced their mother and father on account of COVID-19. In a Twitter video shared final week, Sood had requested the central and state governments, non-public establishments and influential personalities to help youngsters going by means of monetary misery due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 47-year-old actor had additionally tagged the official deal with of Ministry of Training in his tweet.
Sharing Sood’s publish, Chopra Jonas stated she was “impressed” by not solely his well timed statement but in addition the solution-oriented work.
“Sonu’s suggestion is to each the state and central governments to make sure free training for all youngsters affected by COVID. No matter stage of research they’re at- college, faculty, or pursuing greater research. The goal is to not permit a pause and undoubtedly not for the shortage of finance. If ignored, an enormous variety of youngsters could be left with out the chance as adults,” the 38-year-old actress wrote in a be aware shared on the microblogging web site.
She additionally urged folks to help not less than one pupil’s training or search for institutes that may supply assist.
“I totally help Sonu’s concepts and I’ll actively work in the direction of discovering methods to help training as a result of I’ve all the time believed that #educationforeverychild is a birthright. And we can not as a society let the virus change that,” she added.
Throughout the nationwide lockdown final yr, Sood catapulted to the nationwide highlight for serving to migrants attain their residence states. The actor has been on the forefront serving to folks get hospital beds, oxygen cylinders and medicines.
In the meantime, Priyanka Chopra on Sunday took to her Instagram and shared a video showcasing the ravaging results of Covid-19 in India. The video highlighted how severely the second wave of Covid-19 has affected India. Sharing the video, Priyanka wrote, “The battle to cease the ravaging results of Covid-19 in India nonetheless continues unabated. Your contributions to @give_india will make an enormous, tangible distinction! Your contributions will save lives #TogetherForIndia @give_india Click on the hyperlink in bio to donate.”
The actress has been successfull in elevating ₹4.9 crore along with her fundraiser. Virtually each B-City movie star has additionally been interesting on social media to encourage followers to assist in no matter method doable, to not pay heed to rumours and keep protected.
(With inputs from PTI)