With less than a few hours to go for the telecast of the much-awaited ‘India’s biggest’ virtual concert, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Sunday expressed his pleasure of attending the event – ‘I for India.’
The 54-year-old star took to Twitter and wrote: “Happy to participate in #IForIndia… a concert to raise funds for those affected by Covid-19.”
Happy to participate in #IForIndia… a concert to raise funds for those affected by Covid-19.
Sunday, 3rd May, 7:30 PM IST.
Concert dekhiye aur yaad rakhiye… Sab Sahi Ho Jayega.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 3, 2020
“Sunday, 3rd May, 7:30 PM IST. Concert dekhiye aur yaad rakhiye… Sab Sahi Ho Jayega,” read his tweet.
Many of the stars who took part in the event this morning showed their support on social media and invited their followers to join the concert.
The event, dubbed by Ace filmmaker Karan Johar as ‘India’s biggest concert’, is an attempt to spice up lockdown with a dose of entertainment, with funding for COVID-19 relief.
The director and Zoya Akhtar have joined hands to organize a virtual concert ‘I for India’ which will feature 85 celebrities.
Other celebrities joining SRK for the event include Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, AR Rehman, Arijit Singh, Anushka Sharma, Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar and band, Javed Akhtar, Madhuri Dixit, Vicky Kaushal and others.
The event will also feature composers Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas, Bryan Adams, Nick Jonas, actor Sophie Turner, and comedians Mindy Kaling and Lilly Singh.