Lamudi.pk donates to Operation Zarb-e-Azb victims
Pakistan’s biggest property portal lends a helping hand to internally displaced persons
LAHORE, 7 AUGUST, 2014: Lamudi.pk is lending its support to victims of Operation Zarb-e-Azb by donating household goods and food supplies to support more than 120 families.
Lamudi is donating a substantial amount of funds to buy goods for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the conflict.
These goods include: 10 kg of wheat, 1kg of pulses, 1kg of rice, bars of soap, bottles of mospel to help guard against dengue fever, 1kg oil and powdered milk cartons.
The donated goods were packed in boxes and delivered to the army camp in Fortress Stadium, Lahore. This process ensured that the goods were delivered directly to victims.
Saad Arshed, Country Director of Lamudi.pk, said, “We stand with the rest of the country during these hard times. On the occasion of Eid, local businesses like Lamudi have an obligation to help their brothers and sisters who have been displaced by the military operation. Lamudi.pk staff wanted to do everything they could to help the victims of these hardships. ”
Operation Zarb-e-Azb is a military offensive operation against the militant insurgent groups in Pakistan. It was launched by the Pakistan Armed Forces on 15 June, 2014 and up to 30,000 soldiers are involved in the operation which aims to flush out the militants from North Waziristan.
Lamudi has also been carrying out other CSR activities in the past such as donating money to NGO’s like SOS and Care Foundation.
Launched in 2013, Lamudi is a global property portal focusing exclusively on emerging markets. The fast-growing platform is currently available in 28 countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, with more than 500,000 real estate listings across its global network. The leading real estate marketplace offers sellers, buyers, landlords and renters a secure and easy-to-use platform to find or list properties online. For more information, please visit www.lamudi.pk
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