ISLAMABAD: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jazz Amir Hafeez Ibrahim has called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and presented a cheque of Rs 50 million for PM’s coronavirus epidemic Relief Fund.
Special Assistant to PM for Overseas Syed Zulfiqar Abbass Bokhari and Senator Faisal Javed were also present. The prime minister appreciated the donation made by Jazz and its employees.
On April 12, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad and had presented a cheque worth Rs 10.182 million for COVID-19 relief fund on the behalf of officials of the Foreign Ministry.
On the occasion, Prime Minister appreciated the spirit shown by the officials of the Foreign Ministry for the COVID-19 relief fund.
On April 9, senior officials of Chinese companies had called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and donate Rs 5 million for PM’s COVID-19 Relief Fund. They officials had also donated medical supplies worth Rs 3 million that includes 30,000 masks, 100 N-95 masks, and 300 protection suits to National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).
On April 5, the premium global smartphone brand, OPPO had announced to give Rs 6.2 million to the Prime Minister Corona Relief Fund.
Peshawar Zalmi Chairman, Javed Afridi and cricketer Azhar Ali have also announced to donate Rs 1 million and Rs 10 million respectively, for Prime Minister’s corona relief fund.
Earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan had urged the nation to generously donate in the PM’s coronavirus epidemic Relief Fund set up to fight against the disease.
On a social media website, PM Imran had said this fund will be used to take care of all those who have been made impoverished by the lockdown due to epidemic.
وباء کیخلاف قومی مدافعت میں معاونت کیلئے "وزیراعظم کا کرونا ریلیف فنڈ-2020" قائم کردیا گیا ہے۔ میں چاہتا ہوں کہ سب اس فنڈ میں اپنا حصہ ڈالیں تاکہ ان لوگوں کی دیکھ بھال ممکن ہوسکے جنہیں بندشوں (لاک ڈاؤن) نے افلاس کے کنارے لاکھڑا کیا ہے۔
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) April 1, 2020