KARACHI: Pakistan and Indian philanthropists should expedite their efforts to alleviate poverty in the region through various practical measures to relief the underprivileged masses of the both countries.
This was stated by Past International Director Lion Naresh Agarwal at the 17 th Lions Clubs Annual Convention organized by Lions Clubs International, District 305S1 Pakistan recently here at the local hotel. The relationship of India with Pakistan is very important for members of Lions Clubs because it helps the efforts of serving humanity of the both sides of the border to the philanthropists.
Pakistan matters a lot for India hence businessmen, people of the corporate sector and members of lions should enhance their efforts to bridge the gulf between the governments of both sides in the best interest of masses, he said.
Multiple Council Chairman, MD305 Pakistan Lion M. Raza Ali, said corporate sectors and people from different companies are interested to work for the masses under the platform of Lions Clubs International because of the fact that members of the clubs are doing their sincere efforts to provide relief to the masses and to empower the poor peoples.
He said that philanthropists at Lions Clubs have done great job towards welfare of the masses and has left no stone unturned to achieve their targets which have been surprisingly exceeded.
The businessmen from various sectors who have become members of Lions Club International are joining their hands to donate their resources, skills and expertise for the welfare of the masses in true letter and spirit. He urged that the people of corporate and different sectors should come to join Lions Clubs in the largest interest of nation, country and the region mainly to serve the underprivileged and financially deprived people on the earth.
Chairman Convention Committee Lion Arfan Ali Rashid said that the unity and coordination among the members of lion clubs will not only make them prominent for being a noble organization for humanitarian efforts but it will result of prosperity and development of the countries in Pakistan and India alike.
Lion Fasihul Karim Siddiqi said that the Lions Clubs members should come in front to extend assistance to poor masses whatever they could do but they should try to win the hearts and minds of the people through their gestures.