LAHORE: Pakistani cricketer Azhar Ali has decided to donate Rs 1 million to Prime Minister’s Relief Fund for Coronavirus.
Taking to Twitter, Azhar Ali announced that he will be donating the amount to the relief fund established by the prime minister in the fight against the novel coronavirus. He further wrote, “In these testing times we should all play our part in whatever capacity… May Allah forgive us and protect everyone Ameen”.
In his address to the nation, the prime minister announced ‘Corona Relief Fund’ where charitable contributions can be made. The contributions will also be tax free and tax incentives will be given to tax filing persons. The account number is 4162 786 786 at National Bank of Pakistan and will be operational from April 1, 2020.
I will be donating pkr one million to the Prime Minister relief fund for COVID19. In these testing times we should all play our part in what ever capacity.. May Allah forgive us and protect everyone Ameen
— Azhar Ali (@AzharAli_) March 30, 2020