Amir Khan to raise funds for Thar

KARACHI: The Pakistani origin British boxer Amir Khan will play exhibition matches to generate funds for Amir Khan Trust Foundation.

According to the organizers of the matchws funds generated from the event would be utilized to install water filter plants and other basic needs of drought-hit people in Thar.

Event organizer Bilal Siddiqi revealed on Thursday that around 3-4 exhibition fights would be held between British and Irish Boxers.

A Meet and Greet event would be held at Dolmen Mall Karachi on May 31 which would be open for public where the people can meet and greet the British boxer, he added.

President Pakistan Boxing Federation (PBF) Dodo Khan Bhutto said,” Amir Khan has sent a request to the PBF for issuance of No Objection Certificate (NOC) to hold fund-raising exhibition fights and we have issued the same”, he said. -APP