Thoubal: Funds contributed by likeminded persons of the state in aid of family whose house was destroyed in a huge fire on March 14, 2020, have been handed over to the owner of the house.
A press release issued by Convenor of Relief Committee, formed in connection with the fire incident in which the house of Md. Hussain @ Ibomcha was gutted leaving three family members injured, Arif Khan, stated that the committee was formed in order to extend some help and support the victim family.
A convenor was put in charge of the committee and began collection of fund from the public. So far they have collected Rs. 2,41,740, different types of cloths, rice, pulses and edible items from public contribution, the press release stated.
The press release also stated that the collected funds and the cloths and edible items were handed over to the owner of the house personally by the Convenor of the Relief Committee in presence of representatives of Tulihal GP and locals.
Expressing gratitude to the elected members, social workers, clubs/organisations, Meira Paibis, self help groups for extending help and support to the relief committee and fire victim family, Convenor Arif Khan in the press release further stated that the committee looks forward for further held and support from the public to the family.