King Salman Relief Centre launches Food distribution (Zakat Al-Fitr) Project in Pakistan

Islamabad. May 11(INP):The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (Ksrelief) has provided humanitarian and development aid to more than 59 countries over four continents. With international, regional and local partners in place in recipient countries to implement our programs and initiatives, we have delivered assistance to millions of beneficiaries worldwide.

King Salman Humanitarian Aid & Relief Centre (Ksrelief) launched Zakat Al-Fitr project which will be distributed in collaboration with local Governments of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK).

The project will benefit about 114,192 people in 09 districts of Punjab and KPK. The rice bags will be distributed by teams under supervision of ksrelief on doorsteps of beneficiaries to avoid gathering due to COVID-19 pandemic. The beneficiaries will be selected with the help of local governments.

19,032 rice bags (400 tons) will be distributed from 10th of May in Lahore, Faisalabad, Khanewal and Sahiwal Districts of Province Punjab and in Lakki Marwat, Tank, Lower Dir, Bajor and Dera Ismail Khan Districts of Province KPK.

This project comes under the umbrella of humanitarian projects by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center to assist needy families living in far flung areas of Punjab and KPK.