'Have drawn my inspiration from her'- Virat Kohli appreciates wife Anushka for advocating stray animal rights

‘Have drawn my inspiration from her’- Virat Kohli appreciates wife Anushka for advocating stray animal rights

Kohli and Anushka have always been advocates of animal rights.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – JANUARY 07: Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli and his wife Anushka Sharma. (Photo by Mark Evans/Getty Images)

Indian skipper Virat Kohli and his actress wife Anushka Sharma are known as a power couple. Being icons in the field of cricket and Bollywood, they always grab the limelight for their charitable actions. As per reports, Virat Kohli’s foundation has opened up a trauma and rehabilitation center for stray animals in Malad’s Madh (Mumbai) on September 14. Kohli added that he has come up with two animal shelters in Mumbai in collaboration with his foundation.

It was on Tuesday when the Indian skipper revealed that both the shelters are now functional and have come up in association with Vivaldis and Awaaz. It is quite known that the power couple supports the right of stray animals and always do charitable things for the cause. In the same case, Anushka is quite vocal about her thoughts on the street animals and keeps sharing them on her social media.

“We are proud to announce that after months of hard work, our Trauma & Rehab Centre for Stray Animals in association with Vivaldis & Awaaz is now ready for operations. The Malad center will treat injured stray animals & provide them with medical support,” tweeted Virat Kohli.

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It has been reported that the new rehab center will work to treat the injured stray animals and a group of experts will ensure the smooth working of the process. While speaking on the same development, Kohli lauded her wife Anushka for always working for the noble cause and that he draws his inspiration from her only.

“I admire Anushka’s dedication towards the welfare of animals, and I have drawn my inspiration from her. It is our dream to create a safer space for the stray animals of our city. We are excited to announce that the centre is ready, and hope to make a difference through this noble initiative,” said Kohli in a statement.

Both Kohli, Anushka, and their little daughter Vamika are currently in the UAE as the RCB skipper has kicked off his preparations for the second phase of IPL 2021.