08 December, 2015:Â Oscar Winner AR Rahman has donated worth Rs 25 lakhs for the Chennai food relief. HeÂ donated the fund to the Chief Ministerâ€™s fund, which will be used for flood relief in Tamil Nadu.
The music maestro has been on social media expressing his anguish over the recent disaster in Tamil Nadu. On December 2,Â â€œOh god, please keep my Chennai and its people safe from the floodsâ€, Rahman tweeted.
He also wrote a post on his Facebook page about how his studio at home had also been flooded and his family was busy pumping out water every 15 minutes during the incessant rains last week.
“Yes, it is just a simple contribution for my fellow Chennaites, who are suffering from the recent floods. My family is also distributing food every day to my affected Chennai brothers and sisters. Hope God gets us back to normal soon.”
-AR Rahman, Music Composer (Deccan Chronicle)