Ward Points of Light Award granted to Pakistani volunteers
Ward Points of Light Award granted to Pakistani volunteers 
ISLAMABAD: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth on Saturday regarded two exceptional Pakistani volunteers with a Commonwealth Points of Light Award during a call facilitated by British High Commissioner Dr Christian Turner.

As indicated by an announcement from the British High Commission Islamabad, the honor to Huzaifa Ahmad (Co-Founder and CEO Rizq) and Syed Hassaan Irfan (Executive Director, Rizq), perceived their work giving food security to neighborhood networks, particularly during the coronavirus pandemic.

"The call with Her Majesty The Queen likewise checked National Volunteering Week in the UK, a yearly festival of the force and commitment of chipping in," it read.
Ward Points of Light Award granted to Pakistani volunteers

Huzaifa and Hassaan run social venture Rizq, which began as a college venture in 2015 planned for guaranteeing a craving free Pakistan by conveying abundance food to the most powerless.

During the coronavirus pandemic and in the heavenly month of Ramadan, Huzaifa and Hassaan assembled a system of more than 3,000 volunteers to disperse over 2.2 million suppers to across 23 urban communities.

In such manner, Huzaifa Ahmad stated: "Food is a basic need. For each human to arrive at their actual potential it is significant for this fundamental option to be open, moderate and accessible.

"I need to thank the Commonwealth for perceiving our endeavors and regarding us with this honor. I might want to devote it to our astounding volunteers and Rizq saints."
Ward Points of Light Award granted to Pakistani volunteers

Syed Hassaan Irfan included: "We have more food than any time in recent memory yet more individuals than any other time in recent memory go hungry consistently. We as a whole have an individual duty to dispense with hunger – nobody ought to abandon a day by day dinner.

"This honor is a tribute to the individuals of Pakistan, crafted by volunteers in Pakistan, and our solid custom of helping one another."

The British High Commissioner, Dr Christian Turner CMG, stated: "It was a respect to hear Her Majesty perceive Rizq's noteworthy work to handle food uncertainty. Minutes like this are instances of the significantly positive relations between the UK, Pakistan and Commonwealth".

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