Bandipora, June 20: Ehsaas International on 20th June organized a distribution cum awareness event that aimed to distribute education kits to students. Also raised awareness regarding precautions to be taken during the ongoing Covid pandemic. Ehsaas International in this event distributed hundred’s of Special Education Kits, which included class specific bags, stationery and other items to Students from Bandipora. The district has been a key intervention area for Ehsaas, and the organization has worked on several projects in the area. One such project was establishment of coaching centers after 2019 lockdown which lasted till March 2020. 14 coaching centers in Sonawari belt, with more than 1400 students enrolled and benefitted in this project. The teachers of these coaching centers were being gifted footwear, sponsored by Mr. Adnan Shah CEO Fashion Fiesta who is the Philanthropic partner of Ehsaas International.
The event was inaugurated by Dr. Bashir Ahmed, Sub Divisional Magistrate, Sumbal, who addressed the students talking about the importance of education and how students can keep in touch with their studies in these hard times. Other dignitaries and officers from the district administration present at the event stressed on the need of studying and following safety protocols to all the attendees.
*Tipi Tap* an innovative tool which is a hands free sanitization system was unveiled by Ehsaas, the Chairman of the organization Mr. Tabasum Geelani announced that the organization will cater to the sanitization needs of the schools for one year in the area once the schools resume operations.
All the safety protocol were followed in the event, which ended in a great success with all the students going home happy and with a new enthusiasm towards their studies with the arrival of new education kits.