Jammu: Continuing with its charitable initiatives, the TR Gupta Charitable Trust adopted six destitute students of Balgran and distributed School Blazers to 103 deaf and dumb students of Samaj Kalyan Kendra run School for Hearing Handicapped.
At Balgran, Trustees, Dr Ashok Gupta, K B Jandial and Kailash Langar presented a cheque of Rs 72000 to the President of the Balgran Er A K Khajuria and General Secretary V K Raina.
This amount is provided for the last quarter of the year and the Trust would monitor their academic progress and extend similar financial assistance next year as well.
The six children adopted belonged to destitute families of far-flung areas of Doda and Kishtwar districts and have excellent academic records. Six adopted students include Vikas Sharma, Menkle Rathore and Divya of 5th class; Rohan Sharma and Vishal Raj of 6th Class, and Anvi of 7th class.
Er. Khajuria expressed profound gratitude to the T R Gupta Charitable Trust for their gesture for the welfare of the destitute inmates of the Balgran and hoped that this help would go a long way in shaping the future of these children.
He recalled that the Chairman of the Trust TR Gupta had been helping them in the past also. Present on the occasion included its Patron Er. A. K Arora, Vice President J K Gupta, Dr. Shashi Kant Goswami Treasurer, Prof R D Sharma, Prem Gupta, S C Sharma, all Members of Executive Committee, Urmil Arora Principal, Sadhana Kachroo, Vice Principal and Neelam Arora.
Meanwhile, the Trust also distributed School Blazers to 103 Deaf and Dumb students of the School for Hearing Handicapped, run by the Samaj Kalyan Kendra. Gupta distributed the Blazers to Divyangs.