Mumbai: Leading actor Amitabh Bachchan has donated medical equipment worth crores of rupees to the hospital.
Apart from acting, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is also known for his social service. The actor has donated state-of-the-art medical equipment to a private hospital in Mumbai at a cost of Rs 2 crore.
Amitabh Bachchan donated state-of-the-art ventilators to the hospital that provide 100% oxygen to the patient. Other devices including ventilators include LED monitors, CRM image intensifiers and infusion pumps.
Hospital officials say that modern ventilators have started working, so far more than 30 patients have benefited from this facility, modern ventilators are capable of providing oxygen to the patient directly to the lungs.
While the second wave of corona virus has severely affected Indian citizens, hospitals have also run out of medical equipment such as beds, oxygen and ventilators. To deal with the situation, Bollywood actors also took to the field and helped the victims.