PBM es­tab­lishes Model Sweet Home Cen­tre

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IS­LAM­ABAD

Pak­istan Bait- ul-Mal (PBM) has es­tab­lished a 'Model Sweet Home Cen­tre' at H-9 Col­lege for Boys Hos­tel Is­lam­abad, a build­ing pro­vided by Cap­i­tal Ad­min­is­tra­tion and De­vel­op­ment Division (CADD). The model cen­tre has the ca­pac­ity to pro­vide all pos­si­ble fa­cil­i­ties with qual­ity ed­u­ca­tion, food and res­i­dence to 300 chil­dren.

Ad­dress­ing the in­au­gu­ral cer­e­mony of the cen­tre here on Wed­nes­day, Manag­ing Di­rec­tor Pak­istan Bait ul Mal, Za­murd Khan said that cur­rently 30 Sweet Homes are work­ing in the coun­try in which 3000 or­phan chil­dren have been taken into care. "Cur­rently six cen­tres are work­ing in the cap­i­tal while rest 24 cen­tres are serv­ing for wel­fare of thee chil­dren in dif­fer­ent parts of the coun­try" Za­murd Khan said adding, "Each cen­tre ac­com­mo­date 100 chil­dren but this model cen­tre will pro­vide res­i­den­tial and other fa­cil­i­ties to 300 chil­dren". He also paid his grat­i­tude to the po­lit­i­cal par­ties and politi­cians for sup­port­ing this cause and ac­knowl­edged role of me­dia for pro­mot­ing the cause of Sweet home and se­cur­ing the bright fu­ture of these or­phan chil­dren.

Speak­ing on the oc­ca­sion as chief guest Fed­eral Min­is­ter for Cap­i­tal Ad­min­is­tra­tion and De­vel­op­ment Division (CADD) Nazar Muham­mad Gon­dal eu­lo­gized the ser­vices of PBM for con­sid­er­ing the plight of or­phan chil­dren and help­ing them to be­come pro­duc­tive mem­ber of so­ci­ety.

The min­is­ter also handed over keys of three carry vans to the chil­dren of Sweet Home which were do­nated by the students and teach­ers of dif­fer­ent schools and col­leges of Fed­eral Di­rec­torate of Ed­u­ca­tion.

He also an­nounced a do­na­tion of Rs. 50,000 for Sweet Homes chil­dren stat­ing it his share to­wards this noble cause. A num­ber of par­lia­men­tar­i­ans in­clud­ing Muneera Sakir, Na­jma Hameed, Parveen Masood Bhatti, Tahira Au­rang Zeb and me­dia per­sons at­tended the cer­e­mony.

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