Hollywood star James McAvoy has appealed to his fans and followers to send donations to India as the country struggles with a “massive” shortage of oxygen during the second wave of the coronovirus epidemic.
The actor, best known for films such as X-Men and the Unbreakable series, shared a link to a crowdfunding campaign on Instagram on Monday to help buy oxygen concentrator machines and other medical supplies to support India “.
“India needs help. You can help… donate if you can. Only the link to the page in my bio. @daivikfoundation, “McAvoy wrote in the caption.
Hospitals across India are struggling with a lack of oxygen. Week after week, many hospitals have sent SOS messages about the lack of oxygen supply to their medical facilities and some hospitals also lost Kovid-19 patients due to the crisis situation.
The 42-year-old star said in her video message that one of her friends wants to help send it to India as soon as possible.
“I think everybody is aware of the situation in India right now. And, this is really bad. On a large scale, there is a huge crisis and there is not enough amount of oxygen. A doctor friend of mine is getting oxygen where it is needed as soon as possible, ”he said.
“If you have money, great. If you don’t, tell someone else and spread the word, just your attention is appreciated. It is hoped that India’s situation will improve soon. All the best, hope you are healthy and well, ”McAvoy said.
Recently, singers Camila Cabello and Sean Mendes also appealed to their social media fans to support India in the fight against the virus.