Tamil Diplomat

It’s raining funds for Chennai

 Coimbatore-based Dr Shruti Ravikumar was tending to her seven-month-old baby when she heard about the deluge in Chennai. Having worked with Milaap, an online lending platform earlier, she started a crowdfunding campaign on Dec 2. In a few hours, she received Rs 84,000 from contributors nationwide. As of Tuesday, the campaign has raised close to Rs65.8 lakh from %almost 2,000 contributors across the globe.