23-SEP-2018: AMU collects Rs 20 lakh for flood hit Kerala
Aligarh, September 23: As Kerala comes to terms with worst ever floods in nearly a century, the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has collected approximately Rs 20 lakh from its teaching and non-teaching staff to be donated to the Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF).
The money, which was collected after an appeal by AMU Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor will be directly handed over to the Kerala Chief Minister, Mr Pinarayi Vijayan.
In the appeal, Prof Mansoor had urged AMU employees to donate generously for the noble cause to help Kerala in getting back on its feet in the wake of the massive damage caused by floods.
AMU has always been active in rehabilitation work, whenever there is a natural calamity in the country.
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