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CricketYounis Khan to donate Rs10m cash reward to Edhi Foundation

Younis Khan has announced that he will donate the cash reward of Rs10 million that he received from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to Edhi Foundation.

“I am thankful to the prime minister for the cash reward that I will donate to Edhi Foundation, Indus Hospital and The Citizens Foundation,” Younis said in a self-recorded video on Thursday.

He requested a tax exemption on the donation “so that the amount could help as many people in need as possible”.younis-khan

Earlier this week, at a ceremony held at the PM’s Secretariat to celebrate the achievement of the cricket team at the Champions Trophy 2017, a cash reward of Rs10m was announced for former cricketing greats Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi.

The players of the winning team were given Rs10 million each while chief selector Inzamamul Haq was given Rs10 million.

Bowling coach Azhar Mahmood was given Rs5 million and team manager Talat Ali was given Rs2.5 million, while other PCB officials such as media manager, social media manager, in-charge tour operations and cricket analyst were given Rs2.5 million each.

Members of selection team were also awarded Rs1 million each, while head coach Michael Arthur, fielding coach Grant Trafford Luden and batting coach Grant Flower were also given Rs5 million each.

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