《Legend of Kungfu》 Ticket Proceeds Donation Ceremony
In the afternoon of 8th April 2019, a donation ceremony was held at the Ministry of Youth and Sports in Mauritius to give out the proceeds obtained from the sales of tickets of the commercial martial arts show， “Legend of Kungfu”. The Mauritian Minister of Youth and Sports, Stephan Toussaint, Permanent Secretary Maubarakahmad Boodhun, Chinese Ambassador Sun Gongyi, Cultural Counsellor and Director of the China Cultural Center, Song Yanqun, President of Ip Man Wing Chun Association, Jacques Li, President of SACIM (Society for Aid to Children Inoperable in Mauritius), Dr Amrit Rajkomar, representatives of cooperative partners, representatives of the athletes benefiting from said donation and about a hundred guests attended the event. Journalists from the mainstream media such as the Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation, Le Mauricien, Radio One were also present and reported the event.
During the ceremony, Chinese Ambassador Sun Gongyi officially remitted the sum of Rs600,000 and Rs136,000 to the Mauritian Ministry of Youth and Sports and to SACIM respectively. Moreover, he also donated some sports equipment valued at Rs500,000 to the above-mentioned Ministry.