Actor Oktay Kaynarca has urged people to learn from the lessons of the recent earthquake that hit Turkey.
The actor, known for his charitable work, drew attention to the need for precautions to be taken to prevent such disasters in the future.
Speaking on his social media account, Kaynarca emphasized the need to work hard to overcome the trauma caused by the disaster, adding that “the country has many wounds to heal.”
The earthquakes, magnitudes of 7.7 and 7.6, caused widespread destruction across ten provinces, resulting in the loss of over 43,000 lives and the destruction of thousands of buildings.
Oktay Kaynarca quickly mobilized and collected donations for the disaster victims, attracting significant attention.
However, the actor was also the victim of a scam in which someone opened a fake account in his name to collect money.
Oktay Kaynarca warned his followers about the scam on his Instagram account, urging people not to respect such accounts and people.
He also made a criminal complaint about the dishonest individuals involved in the scam.
Kaynarca’s words of caution and efforts to help those affected by the disaster have earned him widespread admiration and respect.
His call for lessons to be learned and precautions to be taken will undoubtedly resonate with many people in Turkey and beyond as the country recovers from the devastating earthquake.