New York: Kashmiri community in New York City hosted a grand reception for Mushtaq Khan, the founder of Surriya Mushtaq Welfare Foundation – an organization of Azad Kashmir’s Islamgarh-Mirpur region in recognition of his philanthropic services to humanity.
The event held in Brooklyn, began with the recitation of the Holy Quran, followed by Naat-e-Rasool peace be upon him (PBUH).
Mushtaq Khan, the chief guest of the ceremony was welcomed with the presentation of bouquets from the event organizers.
Asif Jahangir, the socio-entrepreneur of the Kashmiri community, and the host of the event appreciated the services of Mushtaq Khan in the event.
In his address to the participants, Mushtaq Khan said: “I have three programs, and have also opened a Skill Center for girls, where they are being taught various things.
“We should also teach our children to help others, this will be useful in other places as well.”
Addressing the event, other participants said that consensus is necessary for success in any work, this is the secret behind Mushtaq Khan’s success.
The event was attended by a large number of people including political and social personalities of the community while the participants also announced donations to Mushtaq Khan for his welfare trust.