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Hindu Council of Kenya donates food and free masks

Aid targets children's homes and elderly caregivers in Nairobi slums

In Summary

• The goal is to ensure families stay at home to control the spread of coronavirus

African Church of Holy Spirit Chairperson Bernard Achanga receives donations from Hindu community member
African Church of Holy Spirit Chairperson Bernard Achanga receives donations from Hindu community member
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The Hindu Council of Kenya and Hindu Religious and Service Centre on Saturday launched a distribution programme of food at the Hindu Council offices in Parklands. 

The package also included 100,000 free face masks and other basic needs targeting children's homes and elderly caregivers in Nairobi slums.

 

Speaking during the event, Hindu Council of Kenya chairperson Kamal Cupta said, "We are giving face masks and other basic needs to the vulnerable in the society, especially the ones living in slums, to ensure families stay at home to control the spread of coronavirus."

Hindu Council of Kenya chairman Kamal Gupta, County Trackers Secretary general Lucy Njoki and Jane Ndung'u
Hindu Council of Kenya chairman Kamal Gupta, County Trackers  Secretary general Lucy Njoki and Jane Ndung'u
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County Trackers Secretary general Lucy Njoki and Hindu Council of Kenya chairman Kamal Gupta
County Trackers  Secretary general Lucy Njoki and Hindu Council of Kenya chairman Kamal Gupta
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African Church of Holy Spirit leaders, Bishop Pius Mukoto, Bernard Achanga, Rev. Mark Akhura and Hindu council of Kenya committee member Nilesh Bhavsar
African Church of Holy Spirit leaders, Bishop Pius Mukoto, Bernard Achanga, Rev. Mark Akhura and Hindu council of Kenya committee member Nilesh Bhavsar 
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County Trackers chair lady Jane Ndung'u parking food donations
County Trackers chair lady Jane Ndung'u parking food donations
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George Mburu and David macharia
George Mburu and David macharia
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