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Boxer Amir Khan to distribute ration among 10,000 Pakistani families

Boxer Amir Khan to distribute ration among 10,000 Pakistani families
April 8, 2020
LONDON (92 News) – British boxer of Pakistan origin Amir Khan has announced to distribute ration among 10,000 Pakistani families due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown. The UK-based boxer took his Instagram and the 10,000 ration bags will be distributed on Thursday. “I’m giving out food Tomorrow to the people of Pakistan. 10,000 families will receive aid,” he posted on Instagram with his photo. https://www.instagram.com/p/B-so0SlDX4o/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link He also shared a video from his Islamabad boxing academy, where ration bags were being prepared for distribution. Amir wrote, “Seeing everyone suffer in Pakistan with food shortage due to the corona virus I have made bags which contain rice, flour, daal, chick peas, juices, water, powder milk, bars of soap.” “I would like to thank the Pakistan Army for helping us distributing the bags. The bags will be distributed tomorrow from Amir Khan boxing hall in Islamabad 2pm.” “Over 5,000 bags will be given out to those in need. @amirkhanfoundation.” https://www.instagram.com/p/B-sOVLXDV7e/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Earlier, British boxer had announced to donate Rs40 million to Pakistan to help fight the novel coronavirus. He also offered to use his Islamabad boxing academy as a quarantine for the coronavirus patients. On the other hand, Amir Khan had offered to give his 60,000 square foot four storeyed building to help people affected by the coronavirus in Britain. The boxer took to Instagram and shared a photo with the same building at the back and wrote, "I am aware of how difficult it is for the public to get a hospital bed in this tragic time." He added, "I am prepared to give my 60,000 square foot 4 story building which is due to be a wedding hall and retail outlet to help people affected by the coronavirus.”