ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister’s Focal Individual on Shelter Houses Naseem ur Rehman has introduced to bear travelling expense for aged dwellers of the ‘Panahgahs’ of dual cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad to allow them to benefit from the Eid festivities with their relations. He mentioned the initiative was meant to reunite the deserving aged with their family members on the event of Eid-ul-Azha — a non secular pageant to be celebrated throughout the globe on August 1. He mentioned a number of deserving elder residents had been recognized in a fast survey which was carried out to find out the monetary insolvency of Panahgahs visitors. “We have carefully identified the needy and poor who cannot afford to be with their family as their effort to survive has touched the rock bottom due to COVID-19 fall out.”
He mentioned ‘Apni Panahgah Teams’ of Islamabad and Rawalpindi composed of devoted workforce of volunteers had come ahead in a small however important step to unite elder migrant each day wagers with their households on the Eid. That they had generated fund on their very own for that function, he added. “Beyond food and shelter, Panahgahs are evolving into a flashpoint of hope for the migrant daily earners, who have been bearing the brunt of economic slowdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic,” he remarked.