We are well aware of celebrities and their social causes. However, there are certain acts that show randomness yet noble motives. Such acts of kindness might awaken the kind soul in you as well.
1. Salman Khan donates bicycles.
Salman Khan is popularly known for his NGO ‘Being Human’, but less is known of other things that he does owing to kind-heartedness. He usually stocks up his car with chocolate goodies to give away. His selflessness was displayed when while shooting for a film, he donated about 200 bicycles to kids of a village on learning that they walked 5 kms to reach their school.
2. Jayasurya repairs roads.
The actor, on learning of an accident caused by potholes which led to the death of two bikers, decided to repair the potholes on his own. With the help of his friends, auto drivers, he went on this spree on the accident prone roads.
3. Rani Mukherjee saves a stray dog.
While shooting for her film Aiyaa, Rani came across a stray dog being harassed by people on the sets. She was quick enough to help the troubled dog, an act that won her an award for PETA India.
4. Virendra Sehwag sponsors education.
On hearing that the financially troubled boy, Rishabh, was unable to continue his education because of his struggling family condition, Virendra Sehwag responded immediately by taking responsibility for the kid.
5. Shilpa Shetty donates her winnings.
She drew global attention on winning Big Brother, but not many know that the money she won was contributed to the AIDS awareness campaign in India.
6. Sharukh Khan adopts villages.
During NDTV’s Greenathon in 2009 King Khan adopted 5 villages followed by 12 villages in the same event organized in 2012.
7. Sushmita Sen helps injured.
While on a trip Sushmita Sen helped desperate accident victims on her way. She took them to a nearby hospital and ensured all necessary attention is given to them for speedy recovery.
8. Azim Premji and his charity.
He is considered to be the most philanthropic person as far as donations are considered. He is believed to have donated $2 Billion, from his net worth of $ 18Billion, towards education in India.