Early Times Report
Jammu, May 11: Indian Red Cross Society is providing financial assistance to those poor patients who are suffering from different ailments such aslike cancer/ kidney patients.
According to press release, cheques amounting to Rs. 2.5 lakh were distributed today to 8 persons besides medicines to a Cancer patient and cash financial assistance to villagers of Border area of Arnia by M.K.Sinha, IGP Jammu Zone. While distributing the cheques to the beneficiaries he complimented the efforts being made by the Indian Red Cross Society to identify, reach out to the poor needy and minimise their sufferings by extending them timely help by various means whether cash, medicines or the appliances and in certain cases regular financial assistance on monthly basis. Dinesh Gupta, Secretary, IRCS, Jammu Region informed that the Society is putting its best efforts with the guidance and kind support of Sanjeev Verma, the Divisional Commissioner and the Executive Committee of the Regional Branch to reach out to the unreached and mitigate the sufferings of the poor members of public. Prominent persons present on the occasion were Neeraj Anand, Vikram Gujral, Surinder Mahajan, S.C. Bali, Executive Members, Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu Region and R. Vijay Magotra, Social activist.