Project Director of ‘CARE’ NGO, Ramesh Attri presented a cheque of rupees two lakh to Chief Minister Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu towards Aapda Rahat Kosh on behalf of 18 NGOs working under Himachal Pradesh State AIDS Control Society here today.
Chief Minister thanked the contributors for this noble gesture and said that such contributions will go a long way in providing succour to the affected families during the period of crisis. He urged the philanthropists and affluent sections of society to contribute liberally towards the noble cause.
The NGOs that made contributions are Y.R.G. Care One Stop Centre, Himachal Pradesh, Sunrise Shiksha Samiti Una, Community Action for Rural Excellence district Sirmaur, Sant Nishchal Singh Foundation Parwanoo, district Solan, Aarushi Grameen Sansthan, district Solan, Layul Tribal Welfare Association Bilaspur, NCPI Plus, Society for Rural Development and Action, district Mandi, Society for Human Interest in Rural Advancement, Dharamshala, Society for Hilly Welfare, District Hamirpur, Sahyog Una, Spark Shimla, Him Grameen Vikas Sansthan, Jwalaji, district Kangra, Akhil Bharatiya Samajik Swasthya Sangh, Shimla, Social Action for Rural Development of Hilly Area, district Sirmaur, Action Research and Training Institute, district Solan, Osheen Sanstha, district Chamba and Manas Kalyan Bahuuddeshia Society Manali.