MIRANSHAH: Al-Khidmat Foundation, a charity organisation, on Wednesday distributed wheelchairs among disabled persons and scholarship among deserving students in North Waziristan tribal district.

Al-Khidmat Foundation North Waziristan president Akbar Ali Khan said wheelchairs were distributed among 30 disabled persons and Rs3,000 each were distributed among 100 deserving students for supporting their education. Akbar Ali Khan said Rs3,000 will  be distributed among 100 deserving students every month. The charity’s official said the number of students receiving financial assistance will be increased gradually.

The disabled persons and students thanked the charity for giving them wheelchairs and scholarship. They said other charities should also come forward to help the people in need in the area. The students vowed to work hard in their studies and work for country’s bright future.