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March 28, 2020

PAF to contribute to Corona Relief Fund

National

March 28, 2020

ISLAMABAD: As an earnest gesture towards a noble cause, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has decided to contribute to the Corona Relief Fund, the PAF spokesman said in Friday.

Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force would donate one-month salary in the fund, which has been established by the government to fight the pandemic.

Keeping the precarious situation of the country in view, it has been decided at the Air Staff level, that all rank and file of PAF would contribute in the fund.

Besides the Air Chief, officers of the rank of Air Commodore and above would donate their three-day salary; whereas, the officers of Group Captain and below ranks would donate two-day salary for the national cause.

Moreover, airmen and civilians would also chip in their one day salary in the Corona Relief Fund.

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of the Army Staff, has already announced to donate one-month salary to the Corona Relief Fund. The officers from brigadiers to Lt Generals will donate three-day salary, officers up to Colonel two-day salary while JCOs and Sepoys will contribute one-day salary to the relief fund.