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£150,000 raised for Pakistan flood appeals at superstar fundraiser



A particular fundraising dinner hosted by Ben Goldsmith and sister Jemima Khan at Michelin-starred Benares Mayfair raised £150,000 for the Pakistani flood appeals.

The cash might be donated to the UNICEF’s and the Pakistan Environment Trust.  

More than 100 visitors attended together with the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, Fatima Bhutto, Noreen Khan, Sam Naz, Zeeshan Shah and Aatif Nawaz.

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Aly Rahimtoola, Maliha Bhutto, Nadya Shah, Ash Qureshi, Jamal Dhanani, Ben Goldsmith

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Noreen Khan and Fatima Bhutto

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Shezad Dawood, Vikas Nath and Bruno Nath

Jemima Khan mentioned: “The Pakistan floods have been on such a devastating scale that it’s troublesome to grasp, with 33 million folks affected and over 7.9 million folks displaced.

“As a UNICEF Ambassador for greater than 20 years, I’m serving to to boost important funds to assist the youngsters and households affected by this disaster, and the Pakistan Environment Trust, based by my brother Ben, is working to fight local weather change in a rustic that faces among the most difficult results of the worldwide environmental disaster.

“What these two nice causes want greater than ever is monetary assist, so Ben and I are happy to have the ability to increase consciousness and much-needed funds for the folks of Pakistan.”

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Jeff Mirza, Jemima Khan, Naughty Boy, Sadiq Khan, Mim Shaikh, Nitin Sawhney, Iman Boujelouah

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Sam Naz and Emb Hashmi 

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Iman Boujelouah, Jeff Mirza and Pakiza Baig 

Also attending the occasion had been the solid and crew of What’s Love Got to Do With it? together with Mim Shaikh, Jeff Mirza, Iman Boujelouah, Naughty Boy and Nitin Sawhney.

What’s Love Got to Do With It?  is written and produced by Jemima Khan, directed by Shekhar Kapur and stars Lily James, Shazad Latif, Emma Thompson, Shabana Azmi and Sajal Aly and releases in cinemas nationwide on 24 February with music by Naughty Boy, Nitin Sawhney and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.



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