American Singer Della Miles has donated to Turkey after President Erdogan’s national call to fight the coronavirus late Monday, Ihlas News Agency reported.
Turkey’s president launched a National Solidarity Campaign to aid the fight against the novel coronavirus, donating seven of his monthly salaries to the initiative.
“I am launching the campaign personally by donating my seven-month salary,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in his address to the nation.
Cabinet members in the government and lawmakers have donated 5.2 million Turkish liras ($791,000) to the campaign, Anadolu reported.
Turkey currently has 10,827 confirmed coronavirus cases, according to Johns Hopkins University data.