World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkey's IHH said it brought blessings of Ramadan to Tajikistan, one of the poorest countries of the Central Asia, gratifying the poor and the orphans in the country.
The IHH, Humanitarian Relief Foundation said in a statement, "580 food packages were distributed to poor families, 100 students, who are mostly orphans, got stationery equipment and special Eid clothes were given to 63 orphans."
A group of IHH officials distributed food packages to families in Tajik capital of Dushanbe. 100 students, who are mostly orphans, got stationery equipment in Feyzabat. Special clothes were given to 63 orphans as an Eid present.
A couple of months ago, becaus of a flood disaster, 300 homes were damaged in Horasan. IHH officials did not forget those flood victim families and distributed 130 food packages to them.
The country gained its independence from Soviet Unions in 1991. Ninety percent of its 7 million 500 thousand people are Muslim.
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