Amidst the rise of corona virus cases in the country, the owners of IPL team Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sun TV had donated Rs 30 crore towards COVID-19 relief work on Monday.
The amount is donated for several COVID relief work by the state and central governments along with various NGOs.
Taking on twitter Sunrisers Hyderabad said "Sun TV Network is donating a sum of Rs 30 crore to provide relief to those affected by the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic."
It is stated that: "This will be spent on several initiatives currently underway at various states of India including the following: 1. Donations to the various programmes initiated by Government of India and State governments. 2. Partnering with NGOs that are providing oxygen cylinders, medicines etc."
The IPL team also said that "the company will leverage its resources, including all its media assets, to spread greater awareness among millions of our TV viewing audiences across India and rest of the world."