Coronavirus Pandemic
Sania steps forward to raise funds for daily wage workers
NEW DELHI: Sania Mirza expressed concerns over the spread of coronavirus and urged people to stay at home saying that it is the ‘biggest need of the hour’.
After urging people to stay at home amid the Coronavirus crisis, Indian Tennis ace Sania Mirza has stepped forward to raise money to provide food and other basic necessities for the daily wage workers during the ongoing pandemic. The global outbreak has so far claimed more than 16,000 lives across the world.
Sania expressed concerns over the spread of coronavirus saying that staying safe is the ‘biggest need of the hour’. A lockdown has been imposed in almost the entire country with an aim to stop the spread of deadly disease, which has infected more than 500 people and claimed 10 lives so far.
Due the curfews, the informal sector has been badly affected and those who depend on daily wages are struggling to provide their families. - PTI