Kuwait: Indo-Kuwait Friendship Society, a non- profit socio cultural friendship association in Kuwait has distributed Eid Dress Kits for 41 families along with Iftar Kits in Kannur, Kerala, on August 17, 2012. Independence Day was also celebrated. Speeches related to India's freedom fighters, and Indian Muslims´ contributions towards the freedom fight against British Rule.
The program which was inaugurated by Suhdevan, Senior Public Works Engineer, Kannur District, said in his speech, that he is very much appreciates the humanitarian work done by IKFS for the less privileged people in the community, and also for celebrating Indian National Day. Attorney Sayid Mohamed Nizar Thangal , Vice President of IKFS presided over the function on behalf of President Dr. Ghalib Al-Mashoor.
The program commenced with the recitation of Holy Quran by Amani Ghalib . Prominent Leaders and Regional friends of IKFS also attended. Haji Hassan, the President of Hidayathul Islam Madrasa, Anayiduck Committee, Kannur District also felicitated the audience and requested IKFS committee to increase the number of families in the coming years. Jayaraj Dennis, Mechanical Engineer from Nigeria who is also the resident of Kannur graced the function. Dr. Ghalib Al-Mashoor who had specially arrived from Kuwait to attend this event delivered a very informative speech about the necessity of Indian Patriotism and the activities of IKFS since its inception, while thanking 21 member patrons of IKFS namely Dr. Kiran Bedi, IPS, Attorney, R B Sree Kumar, IPS, Dr. Biswaroop Choudury, Muzammil Malik (Indusrialist and Philanthropist and the nominee of Padma Sri award), Thumbay Moideen, Sayid Munawar Ali Shihab Thangal, Dr. M.K.Muneer, Minister of Kerala Govt for their support.
Senior Executive member Sayed Zoheb coordinated the function and called the names of 41 families who were eligible for the Eid Dress Gifts. This is the first time IKFS committee is hosting this noble Plan for the needy people in India since its establishment in 2010. For more events and press releases visit the website: www.indo-kuwaitfriendshipsociety.com