HUM TV organized a telethon on Sunday, September 18 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. to generate funds for the flood victims of interior Sind. A grand total of one crore and sixty-five lacs was collected during the four-hour telethon, which will be disbursed for rehabilitation of the victims under the supervision of HUM TV’s team.
The telethon was hosted by renowned media personalities like Naeem Bukhari, Mahtab Akbar Rashdi, Hina Bayat, Qaiser Khan, Bushra Ansari and Behroze Sabzwari.
It was highly encouraging to see several people from different walks of life participating in the noble cause. Not only did celebrities participate in the telethon by making live appearances on the show, but many also generously donated to the cause.
Among the many well-known names that were a part of the telethon were Hameed Haroon, Khushbakht Shujaat, Vaneeza Ahmed, Fakhr e Alam, Angeline Malik, Zeba Bakhtiar, Sania Saeed, Fazeela Qazi, Amjad Sabri, Musarrat Misbah, Sakina Samo, Sajid Hassan, Meekal Zulfiqar, Anwar Maqsood, Chef Shai, Chef Zakir and Aqeel Karim Dhadhi. Doctors and personnel of the armed forces also participated with zest.
The telethon was shown live on HUM TV Asia and USA, MASALA TV and Style360.