In aid of Kerala flood victims, school children in Mahoba district start their own relief funds drive
The students of Saraswati Shishu Mandir school in Kulpahad in Mahoba have launched a fundraising campaign across the district for the flood victims of Kerala. With assistance from their teachers as well as the other school staff, they organised themselves into groups and marched across the district raising the slogan, “Madad karo! Madad karo!” They are urging the adults to not only contribute money but also join the children in their efforts in helping those in need.
DJ Koh, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics donated $3,00,000 as relief fund towards the cause.
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