Federation of Indian Muslims Associations (FIMA) in Kuwait hosted a large and traditional Grand Iftar Banquet on Monday, 13 June at the Crowne plaza Hotel.
The Ambassador of India to Kuwait H.E Sunil Jain was the Chief Guest, along with the Special Guest Sheikh Dawood Abdul Wahab Alasousi, Asst. Under Secretary, Cultural Affairs, Ministry of Auqaf, Sheikh Engineer Abdul Aziz Al Duaij, Director General – IPC, and many other prominent personalities, including Ambassadors from Korea, South Africa and Srilanka.
The event started with the recitation of the Holy Quran by Br. Shuaib, then Consultant Neurologist Dr. K.M. Sharfudeen gave a special address on brain health and fasting. Master of ceremony Br., Hidayathullah Secretary General welcomed distinguished gathering of diplomats, Kuwaiti dignitaries, special invitees and association members.
President Br. Syed Ifthekar Ahmed expressed the association’s appreciation to the Chief Guest Indian Ambassador H.E. Sunil Jain for his support and good work done for the Indian community and the importance of prayer.
The Indian Ambassador delivered his felicitations on this grand Iftar program to the special guests and others, as well as showed appreciation for FIMA’s activities to community welfare.
Guest of honor Sheikh Dawood Abdul Wahab Alasousi, expressed his views related to the holy month of Ramadan and Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al Duaij appreciated the contributions of Indians and declared his full support to the Indian Community residing in Kuwait.
Momento presentation was nicely conducted by Bro. Hidayathullah calling on the Indian Ambassador to present a Memento honoring Dr. K.M. Sharfudeen and Main Sponsor BRF-Alyasra Food Company in the presence of FIMA President, Syed Ifthekar Ahmed and other FIMA Executive Members.
Finally, Vice President Br. Harris Aydeed delivered a Vote of thanks. He expressed sincere gratitude for all the participants and Chief and Special Guests at the Iftar Banquet. Dinner was served to everyone.
Phots and News by Karaikal S.M. Arif Maricar
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