PCB raises Rs13m for flood victims during first T20I against England
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The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has raised Rs13 million for the Prime Minister's Flood Relief Fund during the first T20 International against England at Karachi's National Stadium.
PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja said in a statement: "Since we have announced earlier that all the revenue generated from the first T20I against England will go to the PM Flood Relief Funds, we are delighted to announce that Rs13 million have been generated. The money will be donated to the PM Relief Fund."
"A packed National Stadium watched the first T20. Cricket has once again demonstrated that it unites our passionate nation, and thanks all the spectators who turned up to the match and contributed towards this noble cause."
"The PCB stands firmly behind all those adversely affected by the calamity and salutes all those involved in the relief operations," the former cricketer added.