Tue 21-08-2018 19:15 PM
UMM AL QAIWAIN, 21st August, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, has directed the Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla Charitable Foundation to initiate an urgent rescue operation for the victims of the floods in Kerala, in response to the directives of the wise leadership to assist thousands of victims in the Indian state.
Within this framework, the foundation has donated AED1 million. Sheikh Majid bin Saud Al Mu’alla, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the foundation, said that as per the instructions of the UAQ Ruler, the foundation is keen to participate in all campaigns and initiatives being carried out under the wise leadership’s directives to support needy people.
Rashid Hamad Al Hamar, the Director-General of the foundation, stressed that these initiatives reflect the UAE’s humanitarian role, and said that the donation amount will be delivered to the victims in Kerala in cooperation with the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charitable and Humanitarian Establishment.
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