Overseas Kashmiris launch fund for KP families in J&K

A group of Kashmiris living overseas has launched a heritage fund to support families of Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley.

Updated: Sep 19, 2010, 17:56 PM IST

Jammu: A group of Kashmiris living overseas
has launched a heritage fund to support families of Kashmiri
Pandits in the Valley.

"We have recently launched a Kashmir Heritage Fund which
is aimed at supporting families of Kashmiri Pandits in the
Valley and restoring our heritage sites there," President
Kashmiri Overseas Association (KOA), California, Pradumon
Tickoo said today.

In this regard, KOA had organised two national camps
(East and West Coast) this year and raised over USD 70,000 to
held sponsor children`s education of the Kashmiri Pandits,
providing medical assistance to needy families in India and to
support the newly-launched Kashmir Heritage Fund.

PTI