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Samsung shares Ramadan Blessings & Joys of Eid with People of Pakistan

Sumera Saeed | category: Mobile Phones

Samsung Electronics continues with its tradition of enriching the society. The global technology leader has announced its latest Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) campaign – Let’s Celebrate Eid like Eid, with a philanthropic spirit and to wish everyone a blessed, holy month of Ramadan. Focused on sharing the joys of Eid, the campaign inspires celebration of Ramadan with the orphans and senior citizens, living in orphanages or Old-Homes.

Samsung will extend valuable care and support to make these underprivileged segments feel that they are an integral part of the society. The duration of this generous initiative is 8 days. Starting from north of Pakistan it will cover all major cities and conclude in Karachi. The management and employees of Samsung Electronics, along with their families, will visit different orphanages and shelter-homes throughout Pakistan and will also arrange food for Iftaar meals and dinners, along with Eid-gifts for the orphans.

During Ramadan, it will also bring multiple offers for the consumers. Right after the first week of Ramadan, every buyer of Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphone will be able to get a free 5,100 mAh battery back. A free Gear-VR will also be given with every purchase of a Note-5 and S7-Edge device.

The ‘Head of Marketing Communications’ at Samsung Pakistan & Afghanistan – M. Saad ul Hassan stated:

“Samsung is not just a big name in the technology world, it is a socially-embedded organization that wants to elevate the standard-of-living in every society. In this Holy month of Ramadan, we aim to share our blessings with these deprived people of Pakistan. The campaign ‘Let’s Celebrate Eid like Eid’ will focus on spending quality-time with the orphans and the homeless old people to bring smiles on their faces.”

Samsung will be distributing; Toys, Eid Clothes, shoes, Bangles and apply Mehndi (Henna) to make the colorful celebrations more enjoyable. The primary objective behind this wonderful initiative is to make the orphans and the elderly feel that they are a vital part of the society and their contributions to the community are greatly appreciated. The community must give them the confidence that they are not alone.

Samsung Electronics has always been at the forefront of social-development, some of its notable initiatives include; Donation of 2 hi-tech Echocardiography units and one Ultrasound Color Doppler machine to Jinnah Hospital Karachi. It also donated well-equipped mobile-health units to the Punjab and KPK governments, for providing Free-of-Cost healthcare and treatment to thousands of poor patients. As a result, the company has received numerous prestigious awards in the categories of; ‘Public-Health & Safety’, ‘Community Development & Services’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Innovation’.


Smog In Lahore: Polluted Atmosphere of Lahore Causing Allergies

Smog In Lahore: Polluted Atmosphere of Lahore Causing Allergies

Sumera Saeed | category: News

Smog In Lahore: Polluted Atmosphere of Lahore Causing Allergies

The residents of Lahore woke up to a cloudy blanket of smog today on 2nd November, 2016. The smog in Lahore has reduced the visibility for travellers and has prompted several complaints of respiratory and eye allergies.

As per the atmosphere of Lahore and Punjab in general… it’s not fog…. its SMOG…. very thick toxic blanket of pollutants which is a threatening health. Even now and at 15:10 pm the smog has got denser and people complain of feeling it inside their homes, burning eyes, and heavy breathing. Visibility on open areas and Motorway has decreased to 20-25 m. This condition creates serious breathing ailments and eye infections.

In countries elsewhere this climatic condition calls for emergency closing down of schools, public places so people could come in contact of this danger as less as possible.

As a request, please minimize going out for long and if possible wear masks to protect yourself and your children . Eye wash should be used frequently to clear eyes.

Necessary Precautions and Foods to Combat Air Pollution

The schools in general and government in particular should take a step with immediate effect to cope with the situation. They should measure the Air Quality Index and take adequate measures.

The capital of neighboring India, New Delhi, is also at a higher level of air pollution. The recently concluded festival of Diwali worsened the problem owing to a high volume of firecrackers, encouraging the local officials to proclaim some initiatives to control the threat.

The Pakistan Meteorological Department predicted that the “moderate levels” of smog to continue in Lahore and its adjoining areas for at least next five days.

Let’s all pray to Allah for his blessings in the form of rain.