Pakistani Cricketers Donate Rs 5 Million To Fight Coronavirus

Pakistani cricketers against coronavirus

The coronavirus is wreaking havoc on all and sundry across the globe. It is getting hard for nations to economically tackle the crisis. Amidst these crises, Pakistan Cricket Board along with Pakistani players announce Rs 5 million to fund the Government’s emergency fund.

As per sources, the cricketers will collectively grant PKR 5 million to the fund and the staff of PCB up to the position of Senior Managers will provide one day’s salary. Besides, the General Managers and higher-ups will grant theirs two days’ salary in the emergency fund. The cricketers urged the general public to practice safety measures.

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Pakistani cricketers against coronavirus

Source: Khaleej Times

Chairman PCB Ehsan Mani

Chairman PCB Ehsan Mani said, “The Pakistan Cricket Board has always stood with the people of Pakistan in desperate times. This is one of the gravest, most challenging and unprecedented times, which our local and federal governments and health workers are having to face.”

“While we continue to pray for the well-being and success of our health workers so that normality returns to our society, we at the PCB are making a small contribution which will support the government in its endeavors against the COVID-19 pandemic.” 

“I am fully aware as a lot of other generous people in our society, our cricketers and staff are privately supporting the local governments and various other charities by making contributions in their own ways.  We are grateful to them for their valuable support,” he said.

Chairman PCB against coronavirus

Source: APP

Furthermore, he added, “The success of nations is measured by how they come together in difficult times, and this is one such moment when we all must stand united.” 

In these catastrophic conditions, when cases of COVID-19 are soaring in Pakistan, cricketers urged people to take precautions.

Azhar Ali

Mohammad Hafeez, the Professor

Shaheen Afridi

Muhammad Abbas

Aliya Riaz, the all-rounder

The Legendary, Shahid Afridi

 Wasim Akram and his Wife

Hassan Ali

Ahmed Shehzad

Pakistani cricketers have shown their utmost love for the country. Their video depicts their care for the common masses.

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