It is a known fact that Arjun Reddy star Vijay Deverakonda has for years entertained, enlightened and captivated members of the South Indian cinema-viewing public. But the fact that the Tollywood star is a hero off-screen too, something very little is known about. It has been noted that time and time again, Vijay Deverakonda has supported a variety of causes in which he has believed in different abilities over the years, be it a generous donor or an active volunteer. This article is about those exploits and generosity that he rarely speaks about.
1) Deverakonda Foundation
In the second quarter of 2020, Vijay Deverakonda had announced that through his organization, The Deverakonda Foundation, he will help all those households financially affected by the coronavirus-caused pandemic. In addition to the same, the foundation was also established to help the graduates find a job at the time. In no time, the foundation’s officials raised nearly 2 crore rupees, helping north of 17,000 households at a time when the Indian lockdown situation was in its infancy. The website for the same is www.thedeverakondafoundation.org
2) A hero on and off the screen
Vijay Deverakonda’s Escape Movie, Arjun ReddyWhen reports came online, not only was the lead man helping to secure a spot for himself, but he even helped the government initiative raise money for the underprivileged. It is said that shortly after receiving the Filmfare award for the film, the actor put it up for auction at a cost of 25 lakhs while according to IMDb his own fee for playing the titular character was Rs. 3 Lakhs. Proceeds from the auction were credited to PM’s relief fund at a time when devastating floods had damaged part of India. This information comes from an article about it FirstPost.com.
3) A private COVID-19 emergency fund
According to a report on Filmfare.comA month after India was shut down in a nearly 100 percent state, the actor had announced that he was setting aside 1.30 crore rupees for those families who had no money to even provide for the daily necessities. It is said that the amount in question could also have been used to purchase necessary medical supplies. Days later, Netizens discovered that Deverakonda had helped nearly 6,000 needy people through the corpus amount.
4) A messiah at the time of the Hyderabad floods
The infamous floods in Hyderbad had turned the lives of many of the residents upside down in a matter of hours. To help those most affected by the incident, Vijay Deverakonda and several actors from the Indian film industry were seen making generous donations to PM’s relief fund. Deverakonda’s contribution to the same was 10 lakh rupees in total, as reported by the officials TheQuint
The Movies of Vijay Deverakonda:
At the time of writing, Vijay Deverakonda was last seen in 2020 World famous loverPrior to the start of the conclusion of the coronavirus pandemic, the actor is said to have completed the main photography process of Puri Jagannadh’s next project. That movie, it turns out, was LigerMore details about Liger will be revealed when the creators reveal them.
(Disclaimer: the above information is taken from various publications. The author of this article does not guarantee the accuracy of the figures.)
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