Lahore: Pakistan cricketers will probably be donating a collective quantity of 5 million Pakistani rupee to the governments emergency fund of their struggle towards coronavirus.
Along with the cricketers’ contribution, Pakistan Cricket Board workers as much as the rank of senior managers will donate at some point’s wage, whereas the final managers and above will donate two days’ wage.
In a media launch, PCB additional stated that as an establishment, it is going to match the contribution of its workers to the federal government fund.
Near 1,100 confirmed instances of coronavirus have been reported up to now in Pakistan whereas eight lives have been misplaced.
PCB chairman Ehsan Mani stated: “The Pakistan Cricket Board has at all times stood with the folks of Pakistan in determined instances. This is without doubt one of the gravest, most difficult and unprecedented instances, which our native and federal governments and well being employees are having to face with.”
“Whereas we proceed to hope for the wellbeing and success of our well being employees in order that normality returns to our society, we on the PCB are making a small contribution which can help the federal government in its endeavours towards the COVID-19 pandemic.
“On behalf of the PCB, I as soon as once more urge the folks of Pakistan to significantly take all precautionary measures as these have been designed for his or her and their family members’ security. We’re a resilient nation and I’ve little question we’ll defeat this pandemic collectively,” he added.