The Jamaat-e-Islami Hind has been doing relief work among the victims of Assam disturbances round the clock. The work is being done in 167 Relief Camps with the help of 125 whole time volunteers.
The Jamaat has up to now helped 27,000 families. Details are: Utensils to 10.000 families (2) Saris and Lungies to 20.000 families (3) Medical treatment of 16,000 persons (4) Food items for 20,000 (5) Clothes to children 12,000 (6) Tarpaulins provided 500 (7) Legal aid to 13,000 persons ( 4000 FIRs lodged) (8) Arrangement of education to adults and children in 70 camps.
Three medicals teams comprising 4 doctors 8 Para- medics and 8 helpers are giving medical treatment in different camps. Help has been given to 150 college students to continue their studies.
A relief team of Jamaat visited 2 Bodo camps and some Muslims villages in the interior areas of Kokrajhar district and discussed with Bodo leaders the issue of rehabilitation and restoration of peace so that normalcy may be restored.
Jamaat’s Secretary General Mr. Nusrat Ali is on a 5 days tour of Assam to review the relief work in Assam. He is returning to Delhi on 14th September. Meanwhile the money collected from all over India is reaching the Central Assam Relief Fund.