The proceeds from ticket sales for the first  Drive-in Concert  by Bhathiya & Santush held on 30 May at the  Ratmalana Airport grounds was donated to the COVID – 19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund by the members of the group.

The cheque  was handed over to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat  yesterday.

The COVID-19  Fund now stands at over Rs 1.2 billion.

This Fund will be managed by a 17-member committee headed by Central Bank Governor Prof. W.D. Lakshman. The Secretary to the Committee is the Chief Financial Officer at Presidential Secretariat Ravindra J Wimalaweera.