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Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs inaugurates Iftar, dates distribution programs in Pakistan – Reuters

Published on 06 April 2022 9:36 p.m.

Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs inaugurates Iftar and dates distribution programs in Pakistan

(Web Desk) – The Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs inaugurated the programs of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, to offer Iftar and distribute dates and the Noble Quran in Islamabad on Tuesday.

The inauguration was attended by Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf Bin Said Al-Malki, Acting Religious Attaché Miteb Bin Mohammed Al-Jadiei and several Pakistani officials and embassy staff.

The three programs aim to distribute 1,750 full Ramadan food baskets to 14,000 people in need, 12 tonnes of fancy dates and 24,000 copies of the Holy Quran and its interpretations in Urdu and Sindhi, among others, where donations will be distributed cooperatively. with official Islamic associations.

Al-Malki said that these programs, organized under the guidance of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman, during Ramadan in several countries including Pakistan, have received appreciation from the Pakistani people.

For his part, Al-Jadiei stressed that the baskets will be distributed to the most needy categories in coordination with official associations in Pakistan, noting that the religious attache will distribute the Ramadan baskets according to health protocols in a way that achieves the program and its general objectives.