Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb thanked the little girl for her generosity.
“I thank 1st Standard student Sayantika Deb for donating her entire piggy bank savings of Rs6005 to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund today. I appreciate her thinking and together we will overcome this Pandemic situation,” Deb tweeted.
I thank 1st Standard student Sayantika Deb for donating her entire piggy bank savings of ?6005 to Chief Minister's Relief Fund today.
— Biplab Kumar Deb (@BjpBiplab) April 4, 2020
Many young children have come forward to donate in whatever way they can to the relief funds of the respective state or to the PM-CARES fund to help the country in tackling the coronavirus pandemic.
Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga praised the little boy for donating Rs 333 in cash and coins.
Sharing images of Rommel Lalmuansanga and his donated money, Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga on his Twitter handle said: “This tiny bundle contains Rs. 333/- in cash and coins; 7-year-old Rommel Lalmuansanga from KolasibVenglai donated his entire savings to his Village Level Task Forces in this war against the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic.”
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the efforts of children who have decided to contribute in whatever way they can in helping the country fight this worrying crisis.