“We, as the Citizens of India are morally responsible to take care of the families of soldiers who have sacrificed their life protecting us” said Dr. Nowhera Shaikh, CEO – Heera Group of Companies, Hyderabad at an event organised by Heera Group & Dhanda Associates in New Delhi to Salute Nation’s Guardians.
|Shri Kiren Rijiju & Dr. Nowhera Shaikh Honoring Family member of Uri Attack Martyer|
“No amount of money can replace their loss, however this could certainly help share the responsibility of martyrs towards their family. We sincerely wish that this initiative encourages more and more Corporates to come forward and help the families of Martyrs”, said Vineet Dhanda, Advocate, Supreme Court of India, Dhanda Associates.
|Suniel Shetty, The Khali, Shri Kiren Rijiju, Shehnaz Shaikh, Dr. Nowhera Shaikh, Vineet Dhanda, Mohd Azharuddin, Aftab Shivdasani|
“The intentions are more important than the amount. Initiatives like this not only help them financially but also boost the morale of several other Jawans who are guarding the nation day & night in severe climatic conditions to protect us. The feeling of somebody being there to take care of their loved ones is more important”, said Chief Guest, Shri Kiren Rijiju, the Honorable Minister of State, Home Affairs.
Heera Group together with Dhanda Associates created a very special evening to honor the families of URI Martyrs. In the presence of Bollywood & Sports Celebrities Suniel Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani, Mohd. Azharuddin & The Great Khali (Dalip Singh Rana), The Real Heroes were remembered with great respect and pride.
The first Muslim woman of India to lead a Fortune Global Company, Dr. Nowhera Shaikh is a renowned entrepreneur in the commodity business as well as educational chain. With her sheer vision and business intelligence, she has created a financially strong business structure in the country, redefining business according to the framework of Sharia Salvation toward Allah’s SUB. Today, Heera group is a pioneer in gold trading business, with its corporate office at Hyderabad and branches all over India, UAE, China, Africa and Canada. The Group encompasses over 19 operating companies in various business sectors: Gold, trading, textile, jewellery, mineral water, granite, tours & travels, real estate, electronics, Hajj & Umrah services and so on.
Dr. Nowhera Shaikh is also well known for her extensive views on the liberalization of Muslim women and as an educationalist of repute. Her great humanitarian initiative of honoring the families of URI Martyrs and presenting them with lifetime financial support was applauded by all the guests.
Other eminent guests present were Justice H S Bhalla, Atul & Sonu Wasan, Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo, etc.
The event was managed by Kapeel Barsaiyan of Basic Communications