ALS #IceBucketChallenge hits the Indian Blogosphere – $8.6 Million within 24 hrs

ALS #IceBucketChallenge is undoubtedly the most trending topic right now and as I’ve been on social networks, other than online Kings such as Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, the challenge has heated by the Indian Blogosphere too! And not only one but within 24 hours, the challenge ha gone viral among the Indian bloggers.

Though the challenge looks quite funny and interesting, it has been started with a very fair and innovative motive. Actually, this is a mean of collecting money from people all over the world which could be utilized to cure people from diseases whose cures everybody cannot afford. Those who are not able to complete the challenge are enforced for a charity of $100 and just like that, I’ve heard that within 24 hrs, the ALS association have collect $8.6 billion which are all going to be utilized for the poor sick people.

How did it struck the INDIAN Blogosphere?

Though I don’t know who was the first indian blogger to receive this challenge, the video of the first Indian blogger, attempting the Ice Bucket Challenge was Amit Bhawani, who then passed on the challenge to Raju PP and Varun Krish from TechPP.com and FoneArena.com respectively. And it took no time for the bloggers to:

ACCEPT, ATTEMPT AND CHALLENGE

Currently, bloggers like Amit Shaw and Ravi Verma have been challenged and they have less than 24 hrs to complete it. So amit bro, Ravi bro, hurry up!!! Attempt the challenge and upload your video before your time finishes!!!

Rules for the #IceBucketChallenge

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Within 24 hours of being challenged, participants gotta record their video attempting the challenge and upload it online. First, they are to announce their acceptance of the challenge followed by pouring ice into a bucket of water. Then, they have to lift up over the a bucket full of ice water and pour it on their ‘ROUNDED’ heads after which the participant has to pass on the challenege to somebody else.

Also, other than Online Entrepreneurs, webmasters and bloggers, many of the bollywood celebs have also taken up this challenge. Versatile B-Town actress Sonakshi Sinha was not nominated for the challenge by anybody. Just checkout how she is inspiring all the participants with this video:

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  1. says

    This whole ice bucket “challenge” is an incredible idea. I would like to see more bloggers take the challenge and also donate the money to the cause :)

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