Godhra Muslim trust to help poor Hindu widows

An Islamic charitable trust has organised a programme in Godhra Sunday wherein Hindu widows from weaker sections of the society will be offered monthly grocery kits to support their family.

Written by Express News Service | Vadodara | Published:June 23, 2013 3:32 am

In an effort to propagate the virtues of communal harmony among the people belonging to different communities,an Islamic charitable trust has organised a programme in Godhra Sunday wherein Hindu widows from weaker sections of the society will be offered monthly grocery kits to support their family.

The Hamdard Charitable Trust,which had so far been giving groceries to Muslim widows since 2010,has decided to extend the facility to Hindu widows in order to propagate communal harmony,trustees said. The facility will be launched at an event organised Sunday.

“We have identified over 50 such widows. Even Vishwa Hindu Parishad in Godhra has given us a list of 20 such widows who could avail our assistance,” Ishak Kharadi,a member of the trust said.

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