India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane on Friday highlighted the significance of psychological health in occasions of misery, lauding the Maharashtra authorities for its effort within the trigger because the state and nation battles the coronavirus pandemic.
“Mental health is also important during this lockdown. Highly appreciate the efforts of Maharashtra Government, BMC & power for creating a free helpline to support people for their mental well-being,” Rahane mentioned in a tweet with a helpline quantity.
The nation has been on lockdown since March 24 and folks have been at dwelling together with the cricketers who in any other case could be taking part in the Indian Premier League now.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke to eminent sports activities personalities that included the likes of BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, badminton world champion P.V. Sindhu and chess legend Viswanathan Anand because the nation fights the coronavirus pandemic.
The sports activities personalities have been already doing their bit as they haven’t solely donated funds to assist struggle the pandemic, however have also unfold consciousness messages on their social media platforms.
Rahane, on his half, donated Rs 10 lakh to the Maharastra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
Maharashtra is without doubt one of the worst-affected states within the novel coronavirus with 360 energetic instances and 21 deaths.