On the eve of Eid festival, ‘Athrout’, a local NGO, is distributing ‘special packets’ of bakery items to the flood affected families of various areas.
“We have packed about 500 packets, which include biscuits, cookies and some namkeen for the flood hit victims. We thought people are in dire need of such things,” said Bashir Ahmad Nadwi, Chairman ‘Athrout’. He added that these packets were donated by some locals and each packets cost them Rs 550- 650.
‘Athrout’ is going to distribute these packets in the area, which were badly hit by the recent devastating flood, Sutra Shahi, Mandir Bagh, Raj Bagh, Jawahar Nagar and on Foreshore road.
Pertinently, ‘Athrout’ is the same NGO that came up for rescue and relief in various badly hit areas and they were the first to reach out to the SMHS.