Sonu Sood to provide free education, livelihood to victims of train tragedy in Odisha’s Balasore
Bhubaneswar: A messiah of needy people and Hindi film actor Sonu Sood today came forward to extend humanitarian support to the victims of the tragic 3-train accident that took place on June 2 evening near Bahanaga Bazaar railway station of Balasore district in Odisha.
The actor promised to provide free education and livelihood to the victims. He has also issued a helpline number for the purpose. Victim passengers of the Bahanaga mishap can contact him by messaging, a video post of Sood on his Instagram account said.
“We’re helping rebuild the lives of the victims of #OdishaTrainTragedy and their families. Drop us an SMS on +91 9967567520 to reach out for help. #SoodCharityFoundation @sood_charity_foundation,” the actor-turned-philanthropist wrote.
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Worth mentioning, in one of the horrific tragedies, at least 288 passengers died and over 1,000 were injured when 21 coaches of Coromandel Express, SMVP-Howrah Superfast Express and a goods train collided and derailed on Friday evening near Bahanaga Bazaar railway station in Odisha.