FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HMSA donates tents to Pakistani Hindu Refugees based at Jodhpur
May 18th, 2013

May 18th, 2013 – (Wilmington, DE). Hindu Mahasabha of America (HMSA) donates tents to Paki-stani Hindu Refugees based at Jodhpur, Rajasthan. A total of six tents were donated providing accommodation relief to eight families out of thirty three who are residing there. Along with HMSA two other American Hindu organiza-tions donated three more tents a day before. The donation event was coordinat-ed with help from Jodhpur Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal lead-ers. A total of thirty three families reside at this camp comprising of seventy children, eight women, and ninety men (approx.), as per recent update hun-dreds of more families arrived two weeks ago from Sindh Province of Pakistan. The exodus of Pakistani Hindus have exponentially increased in past two years after facing grave Human rights violation in Pakistan. More and more Hindu or-ganizations are uniting to help Pakistani Hindu refugees in India.pakpic

More consoli-dated data regarding relief effort can be researched at http://pakhindurefugeerelief.wordpress.com/. Along with relief efforts Hindu organi-zations are also creating awareness of grave human rights violations at federal and state levels at their respective countries including protests at Pakistani con-sulates to seek immediate Pakistani Government intervention in safeguarding Hindu human rights in Pakistan. http://protestagainstpakistan.com

HMSA previ-ously has also written to Jodhpur district col-lector to provide safe accommoda-tion. Efforts of Hindu organizations are creating impact, post which Jodhpur district administration allowed shelter to this group, local schools have also come forward to admit young children at their schools. These refuges and incom-ing new group desperately needs your help in terms of Groceries, Tents, Water Filters, Cooking Stove and Med-ical Check up.

If you or your organization would like to donate please contact Rahul Chandra at:  E-mail: rahul.chandra@hmsamerica.org.