BTS fans campaign and raises over Rs 5 Lakh for Assam floods

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Published: July 19,2020 04:42 PM
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July 19, 2020: Amid the rising COVID-19 cases, the flood situation in Assam continues to be grim. Indian fans of BTS, a South Korean boy band, have come together to raise funds for Assam floods.

July 19, 2020: Amid the rising COVID-19 cases, the flood situation in Assam continues to be grim. Indian fans of BTS, a South Korean boy band, have come together to raise funds for those affected by the devastating Assam floods.



Bhavana Barman from Assam reached out to the online community for help on July 15 via a Twitter post that quickly gained momentum.



On Wednesday, facebook username Bhavana posted saying that she had reached out to the BTS fan group in India to urge them to come forward and help Assam.



Taking to Facebook Bhavana posted:





The group then took the cause forward and tweeted asking fans to contribute to the fund.



The tweet has been re-tweeted hundreds of times and several have commented saying they've made donations as well.





As per reports, donations have been closed after it reached the 5.5 lakh mark.