Dubai: “Let the good deeds done during Holy Ramadan be acceptable to Allah and let Him pardon us, through this, let the peace reign among the mankind,” said Bearys Cultural Forum (BCF) president Dr B K Yusuf.
Dr B K Yusuf was speaking during Iftar programme that was organized by BCF at Iranian Club, here on Friday July 19.
Dr Yusuf further said that BCF has been distributing scholarship to poor students since many years with the generous contributions of donors.It will be continued throughout in order to help the economical-weaker students of community who are deprived of education, said Dr Yousuf.
Speaking on the occasion, Karnataka Sangh – Sharjah former president Ganesh Rai said that Holy Ramadan is not limited to Muslims, it is a month for people of different communities to be engaged in good deeds. Meanwhile, the Kannada translation of Holy Quran is ready this time, which would be much helpful for those who wish to observe Ramadan meaningfully, said Ganesh Rai.
Petro Glass Piping Middle East director Nazimuddin commended the efforts of BCF in helping the economically-weaker students to excel in studies by distributing scholarship.
BCF Iftan Committee president Abdul Latif Mulky and BCF vice president M E Muloor conveyed Ramadan wishes to the people gathered during Iftar meet.
BCF secretary Dr Kaup Mohammed compered the programme and announced the total contribution donated by philanthropists towards scholarship fund.
Tanveer offered motion of the programme by reciting the verses of Holy Quran.
Earlier, Moulana Sayyed Abubakker Faizi delivered a religious message how a true Moslem had to observe Ramadan. He stressed on the need to donate a part of wealth for the welfare of society and be keep away from social evils and terrorism activities.
As part of Iftar celebrations, Islamic quiz and Kirat reciting competitions were held for the children. Tanveer and Ibrahim conducted the competitions.
Chilly Willy director Satish Venkataramana, BCF vice presidents Salim Altaf and Amiruddin, Karnataka Sangh – Sharjah president Satish Poojary, Kannada Koota president Sadandas, Billawas Dubai president Jagannat Bellare, Nama Tuluver president Shodan Prasad, entrepreneur Mark DSouza, Noel DSouza, Irshad Abu Sali and others were present at the dais.
BCF vice president Abdul Razak proposed vote of thanks and concluded the programme with Allahs graces.