By instruction of the First vice-president of Azerbaijan, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva, the delivery of the meat portions cut out from the sacrificed animals and the presents consisting of various food products to the disadvantaged families on occasion of Kurban Bayram holiday has been completed, the Foundation told ONA.
The campaign covers over 100 thousand disadvantaged families countrywide.
The representatives of the Regional Development Public Association under the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population have visited the disadvantaged families at their homes and have congratulated them on occasion of the holiday. The packaged meat portions cut out of carcass of the animals of meat breed at special animal cutting facilities and the food presents have been delivered to the families.
Note that by instruction of Mehriban Aliyeva, the aid projects covering thousands of families and envisaged for the sensitive strata of population and the disadvantaged families were also implemented in previous years on occasion of various holidays and other remarkable days.
The purpose of such campaigns is to provide social aid to the persons needing special care, and to mark various holidays and remarkable days together with them.