Gate receipts from first T20I to help flood victims | The Categorical Tribune
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has racked up Rs1 crore and 30 lac from gate receipts of the primary Twenty20 Worldwide match between Pakistan and England performed on the Nationwide Stadium Karachi on Tuesday.
The cricket board will donate the cash to Prime Minister’s Flood Aid Fund.
“Cricket has as soon as once more helped in bringing the nation collectively,” PCB chairman Ramiz Raja mentioned in a press launch issued on Wednesday.
“I need to specific my gratitude to cricket followers for contributing to this noble trigger. PCB stands with the flood affectees in these testing instances,” he added.
PCB Chief Government Faisal Hasnain additionally thanked the individuals of Karachi for turning as much as the stadium in massive numbers and enjoying their half within the rehabilitation of flood victims.
“It’s an enormous honour for PCB to play a small half by donating to the fund devoted to the individuals affected by cataclysmic floods. The donation will assist in their rehabilitation.”