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On the auspicious event of Eid-ul-Fitr, individuals of all faiths from Vattayal in Alappuzha district got here collectively for a noble trigger. Mohammed Rafi, a 36-year-old, wanted greater than Rs 35 lakhs for his kidney transplant operation as each his kidneys failed. Therefore the individuals determined to gather cash for his surgical procedure as a substitute of celebrating Eid. This act of kindness was absolutely supported by Valiyakulam Juma Masjid.
‘There is no such thing as a faith right here, solely human relationship’
A retired postmaster from the Christian neighborhood who helps within the noble trigger stated “There is no such thing as a faith right here, solely human relationship. We’re all for communal amity. It’s our maiden obligation to assist a younger man who’s in misery. I’m from a Christian neighborhood. There is no such thing as a non secular or political distinction for serving to our brother”.
“On this vital day of Eid, numerous persons are popping out avoiding the celebration to assist Mohammed Rafi, who’s from a poor household. He’s additionally singer. Greater than Rs 35 lakhs is required for his kidney transplant operation and the group slicing throughout non secular and occasion strains are approaching everyone within the locality for the noble trigger,” Joseph Stanely, a retired postmaster informed ANI.
One other member of the group, Saleem Mohammed, who joined on Eid stated that the Mahal committee can also be absolutely supporting their initiative to gather cash for Rafi. “On Eid day, everyone seems to be with their household celebrating however there are individuals like Rafi who want the assist of the society to steer a standard life. So, we’re all right here to gather cash for his operation. There is no such thing as a non secular or political distinction,” he stated.
As a result of COVID-19, the Eid celebration is already a subdued one. Many individuals have donated cash to the fund by canceling their plans to rejoice Eid, one other native, Haris stated.
Praising the act of kindness, Illikkal Kunjomon, chairman Alappuzha Municipality, stated “It’s good to see individuals becoming a member of collectively, forgetting all non secular and political variations on Eid. Right here, we have now launched a scheme known as Karunya Nagaram to assist individuals in poor households like Rafi”.
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(With company inputs)