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Son to the rescue: Son Heung-min donates PS 100,000 to South Korea fire victims

ANI
Published Apr 15, 2019, 4:28 pm IST
Updated Apr 15, 2019, 4:29 pm IST
'I think it's something I should do when there's a big disaster in my home country', said Son.
The 26 year old has scored 12 goals in 27 starts for Spurs in the 2018-19 season. (Photo: AFP)
 The 26 year old has scored 12 goals in 27 starts for Spurs in the 2018-19 season. (Photo: AFP)

Leeds: Tottenham forward Son Heung-min has donated around £100,000 to the victims of a deadly blaze in South Korea that left two people dead and hundreds of people homeless.

“It's nothing compared to what the victims have sacrificed. Although I'm living abroad, I know what's happening in my home country” Goal.com quoted Son as saying.

 

“I think it's something I should do when there's a big disaster in my home country. I believe money does not matter. The most important thing is a mind to do something for the victims,” he added.

The fire swept across the country’s north-eastern mountainous region, close to the border with North Korea. Investigators believe the fire began from a transform spark on the evening of April 5 and destroyed nearly 400 homes.

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