Dehradun: In the spirit of solidarity with the people of Uttarakhand and India to help combat and win the war against the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, His Eminence the 42nd Sakya Trizin Ratna Vajra Rinpoche, the head of Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism and HE Gyana Vajra Sakya on behalf of Sakya Buddhist Community Group in Dehradun donated 23 lakhs toward CM relief fund.
In addition, Dolma Phodrang Society and Sakya Centre Society distributed 130 ration kits to needy families in the area. HE Gyana Vajra Sakya and Dagmo Sonam Palkyi distributed relief aid of food essentials to over 200 needy families in Dehradun area.
Likewise, Sakya Nunnery in Sahastradhara Road distributed 110 ration kits to needy families around the Rajpur and the Jakhan area with the assistance of police officers. On the same day, the Sakya Dolma Phodrang Society distributed 50 care packages of juice, fruits, and snacks to police officers who are on duty in appreciation for their dedication and hard work.
Sakya Centre Society also distributed 150 ration kits to needy families at Rajpur and canal road area with the help of local councillors.