Dance band Lars Kristerz performed live on a Stockholm square for the gala
Telethon

Millions Donated For World's Children

Swedish TV viewers donated almost 10 million US dollars in a charity gala broadcast on public service TV SVT, Friday night.

The money will go to projects helping children around the world.

The most generous area in Sweden was the town of Sorsele in the north of the country, where inhabitants sent an average of 18.50 US Dollars each to the charity fund.

SVT haven't said which town sent the least.

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