Tovino and Anoop Menon donate towards FEFKA Covid Relief Fund
As the Malayalam film industry continues to be in a standstill due to the pandemic, the Film Employees Federation of Kerala (FEFKA) has set up a Covid relief fund to offer financial assistance to the industry workers. Actors Tovino Thomas and Anoop Menon have made generous contributions towards the fund. While Tovino donated Rs 2 lakhs, Anoop Menon contributed Rs 1 lakh. The FEFKA Directors Union have shared a note on their Facebook page thanking the stars for their generosity.
Recently, Prithviraj Sukumaran had donated Rs 3 lakhs to the cause. Businessman TS Kalyanaraman, the Managing Director of Kalyan Jewellers also offered Rs 10 lakhs to the relief fund set up by FEFKA. More celebs from are expected to come up with similar contributions in the coming days.
FEFKA has announced massive assistance schemes for members of the 19 unions under the association. A sum of Rs 50,000 will be offered to members who passed away due to Covid. Vaccination facility has been arranged for members at Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode. Other schemes include financial assistance to Covid-affected members admitted to hospitals, Covid medical kits, free distribution of life-saving medicines to members and their family members and assistance for purchasing children’s study materials.