Vivek Patel 26-Year-Old NRI Raises INR 5 Crore For Pulwama Attack Victims’ Kin

One week ago, Pulwama terror attack killed over 40 CR PF Jawans, people across the world now has been involving in donating the amount via bharat ke veer government portal. Also few of big Bollywood actors like Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan are doing such donating the fund for supporting and praying for them.

This 26-year old Vivek Patel from Vadodara, Gujarat came to know about tragedy and decided his mind to convey an amount of 5 Crore INR through Bharat Ke Veer portal but profounded an issue in website working as it was down on that day when he decided to transfer the funds for such help seekers.

Patel working as Senior Business Analyst in Virginia, leverage his contacts and even connected Facebook Manager for fund raising initiatives.

To start a fundraiser on face book, one should own a Non Government Organization name. With the absence of an NGO name, Patel had started to raise his funds on behalf of his self naming. Though, he had started raising a small amount of fund when he was young, till then no such global level contributions done by him.

Till last Monday night, a total of 21,000 people contributed towards this campaign to help out the martyr’s families and 75,000 people started face book fund raising. After such contribution done by Patel, a Chicago based Radio station named Desi junction called him for an interview to give a guide to raise funds by face book initiatives. As reported by India times, Patel was being called by many citizens of different countries i.e. Australia, Germany, and Canada.


In just four days, Patel’s fundraiser had surpassed its goal of USD 5,00,000 and is about to hit a million dollar.

We all are Indian, no matter where we live, what we live, how we live whereas we are Indians. So we might contribute such donations as we are telling you an inspirational story.

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