Suriya donates Rs 1.5 crore from Soorarai Pottru profit to film bodies

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On Vinayaga Chathurthi, Suriya gave a pleasant shock to his fans by announcing that his film, Soorarai Pottru will release directly on Amazon Prime Video on October 30. Along with the announcement, he also revealed that he will be donating a sum of Rs 5 crore from Soorarai Pottru revenue to the film inudstry and frontline workers. On Auggust 28, Suriya announced that he has donated Rs 1.5 crore from the profits of Soorarai Pottru to different film bodies.

Out of Rs 1.5 crore, He has spent Rs 80 lakh to Film Employees Federation of South India, Rs 20 lakh to Directors Union, Rs 30 lakh to Tamil Film Producers Council and Rs 20 lakh to Nadigar Sangam. Suriya’s father Sivakumar and Rajasekar Pandian, director of 2D Entertainment, handed over the cheque to the respective people.