Sikh father-son pair distribute buka puasa food packets in Perlis

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| Perlis, Malaysia | 28 June  2016 | Asia Samachar |
Father-son Sikh pair join distribution of food packets for buka puasa in Perlis
Father-son Sikh pair join distribution of food packets for buka puasa in Perlis

Father-son pair of Perlis Rotarians were in the thick of action distributing packets of food for Muslim motorists on their way back to break fast in the Malaysian state bordering southern Thailand.

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Jagjit Singh, a legal consultant and a volunteer policemen, and his son Taranjit Singh, took part in the activity that also attracted the presence of Perlis Menteri Besar Azlan Man.

“This is the first time we did it,” Taranjit, a final year physiotherapy student at Asia Institute of Medical, Science and Technology (AIMST), told Asia Samachar.

Breaking of fast in Malay is berbuka puasa.

The programme today was organised by the Perlis Manchester United Club along with eight non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

Taranjit, 26, is in charge of the youth in Rotarian Perlis.

Father-son Sikh pair join distribution of food packets for buka puasa in Perlis
Father-son Sikh pair join distribution of food packets for buka puasa in Perlis

 

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