Czechs raise 37.5 million crowns in individual donations, exceeding sum pledged by government

03-01-2005

Czechs have now raised more than 37.5 million crowns (1,233,000 euros) in public collections called by aid organisations to help the countries struck by the tsunami disaster. The government said it will donate another 5 million crowns on top of the 10 million already pledged for immediate relief.