Ferozepur DC celebrates Lohri with homeless elders at Old Age Home
I am fortunate to have the privilege of serving this humanity: DC
Ferozepur January 14, 2020: The Deputy Commissioner Ferozepur, Chander Gaind celebrated Lohri with homeless elderly women and men by visiting Old Age Home, in Ferozepur Cantt to see their blessings.
DC joined the elders in lightening the bonfire to mark the auspicious occasion of Lohri and spent more than two hours at old age home distributed sweets to the residents and enquired about the arrangements
Speaking on the occasion, DC said, “Our festivals, ceremonies, and fiars play a vital role in cultivating a feeling of mutual brotherhood and love. I am fortunate to have the privilege of serving this humanity”.
Distributing the gift of sweets and blankets on Lohri celebrations, DC said, I am here as your son to serve you.
DC appreciated the management of old age home for making comfortable arrangements for the helpless elders. After having interaction with the organizer, Harish Goyal and residents in Old Age Home, DC assured to solve the problem of electricity by installing the solar lights by taking up the matter with the Punjab Government.
Chander Gaind, DC from the day one of his joining in Ferozepur has taken a number of unique initiatives, appreciated by one and all and recent one was starting of Rahgiri 2020 programme for the public on every Saturday. He is now known as Public DC.