Mumbai: Bollywood celeb Salman Khan extended help to the needy after the Central authorities launched the COVID-induced lockdown in 2020. The ‘Bharat’ actor has now organized oxygen concentrators to help the COVID-19 victims in recovering from the virus. A consignment of 650 oxygen concentrators has reached Mumbai on Wednesday (May 19). They shall be equipped free of worth to the victims, who’re battling Coronavirus.
Salman Khan has partnered with three-time MLA Baba Siddique and his son Zeeshan Siddiqui for the initiative.
ABP News was present on the spot the place a tranche of the oxygen concentrators was being taken off from a car. Baba Siddique and Zeeshan, whereas fully talking to us, opened up about how they made preparations with Salman to help the COVID-19 victims.
“We will first deliver these oxygen concentrators to the needy patients in Mumbai. We will also use them in different areas of Maharashtra to provide assistance to the people. If the need arises, we will try to provide the oxygen concentrators to states like Goa, Bihar without charging anything,” Baba Siddique suggested ABP News.
He talked about that the oxygen concentrators have been imported from fully totally different worldwide areas like Poland, Dubai, the UK.
Salman has shared a helpline amount (8451869785), which may be utilized to get the oxygen concentrators for gratis.
Congress MLA Zeeshan Siddiqui talked about “These oxygen concentrators are of different sizes and capacities. The capacity ranges from two litres to 9 litres. They will be supplied according to the needs and demands of COVID patients.”
The father-son duo talked about that people should return the oxygen concentrators after use so that they are often utilized to take care of totally different victims. Zeeshan quipped, “We will sanitize the returned oxygen concentrators before using them again.”