Rishina Kandhari and Paras Chhabra take care of animals during lockdown

Updated: 17 April, 2020 15:55 IST | The Hitlist Team | Mumbai

Paras Chhabra has been feeding stray dogs near his Malad residential complex.

Rishina Kandhari and Paras Chhabra
Rishina Kandhari and Paras Chhabra

Animal lover Rishina Kandhari has rescued a stray cat and named it Sophia. The feline is the latest addition to her pets at home. The Tenali Rama actor is spending the lockdown by being with the cat.

Rishina has also been sharing information about coronavirus and how animals, especially pets, can't spread it. Calling on pet owners to not abandon their pets, she wrote, "The World Health Organization has Announced that Pets cannot contract #covid_19. Those lil ones won't give u #corona but humans will... social distancing, self-quarantine is the need of the hour. Please don't abandon your pets."

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Bigg Boss 13 contestant Paras Chhabra has also been feeding stray dogs near his Malad residential complex. He says, "In these times of adversity, it is important to feed strays as they are hit hard and left without food."

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First Published: 17 April, 2020 15:18 IST

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