News

August 2018

SAFA DIARY

Tours and Programmes of the President

On 10th July, the president of Safa Baitul Maal India Moulana Gayas Ahmed Rashadi Sahab accompanied by Moulana Syed Abdul Majeed Tabraiz ul Qasmi, incharge Dichpally Nizamabad branch visited villages like Krishmatiwadi Kamareddy, Kalwaral, Pati Tanda, Indalwai, Tarli Tanda, Garmanapalli, Karnapalli and Yellareddipalli where mosques are being built and borewells are being installed under the aegis of Safa Baitul Maal and he inspected constructed and under-construction mosques and he returned via Nizamabad.

On Sunday, 15th July, the president visited the Mahboobnagar branch and held advisory meeting and consultation with the regional incharge persons and members and he expressed condolences on the demise of Moulana Ilyas Anjum Sahab Rashadi and acknowledged his services; in this meeting, the working committee of Safa was formed.

From 21st to 23rd July, the central president toured Shikaripur, Sagar Shimoga district and met the incharge persons of Hassan and Chikmagalur in Hassan and held discussions and reviewed the services of the branches. He also reviewed the services of Shimoga and Hassan branches and he visited Moulana Kaleemullah who was injured in an accident and he visited Madrasa Madinat ul Uloom Shikaripur and met the tutors.

Three-day Solidity Period Program on commencement of new welfare year

On commencement of new welfare year after the month of Ramzan, a three-day solidity period of the 160-member dynamic and active staff was held successfully. On Sunday 24th June, from 9 AM the president and vice-president held separate consultations with the staff of different departments like the department for the promotion of message of humanity, funeral and burial department, accounts department, office administration and affairs, Salsabeel-e-Safa water plant, Safa mobile clinic, Safa health care, Safa diagnostic centre, department for the disabled, Safa Shariat helpline department, membership and box drive representatives, communication and publications department, Safa tailoring centres, sponsorship system, Safa women's wing volunteers, welfare activities; and on Tuesday 26th June, with survey department, projects work, production unit, seconds sale, call centre, scrap department; and on 26th June, a joint session of all the departments was held from 3PM to 5PM in which the president of Safa Baitul Maal Moulana Gayas Ahmed Rashadi giving a training speech said that the mutual connection between the staff alone strengthens the services of the organisation and brings laurels to it; the president collectively praised the services of the servers and prayed for them; after the address of the president, there were training addresses by the secretary Moulana Musaddiq ul Qasmi Sahab and treasurer Moulana Waseem ul Haq Nadvi Sahab. At the end of series of speeches, prizes and gifts were given to Moulana Syed Abdul Raqeeb, Moulana Syed Ahmed Asadi, Mohammad Moin, Mohammad Khaja Pasha, Mohammad Ibrahim, Mirza Akram Baig, Mohammad Omar Farooq who completed five years of their services and Janab Mohammad Azam Ali, Hafiz Mohammad bin Sayeed, Hafiz Abdul Gaffar Ashrafi, Mufti Pathan Abubakr Siddiq Khan Qasmi, Abdul Raoof Farooq who completed ten years of their services. The meeting concluded on dua by Moulana Mohammad Musaddiq ul Qasmi Sahab.

Construction of Mosques and Installation of Borewells

Through Safa Baitul Maal, mosques are built in different villages across states of India like Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Bihar and Odisha where there are no mosques and there is no place for Muslims to congregate and pray to Allah. With this purpose, the construction of mosques is in progress in towns and villages; till now about two hundred mosques have been built on behalf of Safa Baitul Maal; as of now, ten mosques are under construction; this month, the construction of three mosques namely Masjid e Mohammad, Tinsukia, Assam, Masjid Ibrahim Ali Shamal, Bhawanipur, Purnia district Bihar, Masjid Fatima Ahmed, Naugaun, Assam has been completed and prayers have begun.

Establishment of Community Training and Production Centre

Safa Baitul Maal, in collaboration with Telangana Minorities Finance Corporation has setup community training and production centre at the office of Safa Baitul where women would be provided quality garment stitching training and upon gaining expertise, they would be provided formal employment; there are 45 machines available at the office of Safa through which women are receiving training in two batches; this centre was established at the office of Safa on Thursday, 19th July at 11AM by the chairman of Telangana Minorities Finance Corporation Mr. Akbar Hussain and the MLA of Malakpet constituency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdullah Balala; on this occasion, the president of Safa Baitul Maal Moulana Gayas Ahmed Rashadi, secretary Moulana Musaddiq ul Qasmi, treasurer Moulana Mohammad Waseem ul Haq Nadvi, Mr. Srinivas Tejaswi, councillor Mr. Shafi, Mr. S A Huda, Feroz Baig, Dr. Muzammil Anzar and other chief guests were present; the setup of the centre and its functioning and maintenance is under the direct supervision of the vice-president of Safa Mufti Abdul Mohaimin Azhar Al-Qasmi.

Completion of 12th batch of Safa tailoring centre, Distribution of certificates to successful students

At the tailoring centres functional under the aegis of Safa Baitul Maal in eight locations, the twelfth batch of tailoring course has completed; all the students completing training were examined at their respective centres and the successful ones were awarded by the president. In this connection, a function was held on Thursday, 12th July at Koh-i-Noor Function Hall, Hafiz Babanagar and students of the centres were invited; on this occasion the president of Safa Baitul Maal Moulana Gayas Ahmed Rashadi Sahab gave valuable advice to the students and encouraged them to develop their skill.

Complete arrangement of marriage of a poor couple

Through Safa Baitul Maal, complete arrangement is made for the marriages of poor couples; instead of partial marriage assistance, there is a mechanism for complete management of marriage based on the entitlement of the boy and girl. Alhamdulillah, on Saturday, 30th June, arrangement was made for the marriage of a poor couple at the office of Safa Baitul Maal and they were provided essentials of life like furniture, clothes, and household items worth more than fifty thousand rupees.

Payment of school fees of 150 orphans under sponsorship of Safa

Through Safa Baitul Maal, 150 orphans who live with their mother or other guardians are issued a sum of Rs.2000 each towards school fees and food expenses and on the commencement of new academic year, their school fees and other formalities are managed: Alhamdulillah, during the current month, on the commencement of new academic year, the school fees, readmission and new admissions processes were completed for 95 children from among those who are under the sponsorship Safa, incurring an expenditure of Rs.388306; the admissions are in progress.

Distribution of Educational Kits to 100 School Students

Through Safa Baitul Maal, on the occasion of commencement of new academic year, educational kits are distributed to poor deserving students identified through house to house survey. Alhamdulillah, this year too, 100 educational kits were distributed to poor students from slum localities who are issued entitlement cards by Safa Baitul Maal. On Sunday, 24th June, a programme was held in Safa Center Kishanbagh. Each kit comprising school bag, 8 king sized note book, pencils, eraser, sharpener etc was worth Rs.500 each; thus educational kits worth a total of Fifty thousand rupees were distributed.

Department for the promotion of Message of Humanity

Through the department for the promotion of message of humanity established under the aegis of Safa Baitul Maal, various schools of Hyderabad were visited and the students were given lectures on ethics; three tutors appointed by Safa Baitul Maal are efficiently performing their services; during the current period, a total of 39 schools were visited and lectures on ethics were given to the students and the administrators of 14 new schools were met and permission was sought for lectures. This apart, training and education of inmates of children's home in Saidabad is also recurrent.

Provision of Employment

Through Safa Baitul Maal, employment opportunity is made available to unemployed people by providing goods based on their ability; hence during the current month, sewing machines were provided to 7 women at the office of Safa as a source of employment. Apart from this, sewing machines were given to 3 women through Safa centre Kishanbagh; likewise, with assistance from MPN Foundation, essential merchandise was provided to 5 persons for strengthening their business. A sum of Rs.137673 was issued from the office for all these employment provisions.

Distribution of food leftover in IT Companies

Through Safa Baitul Maal and in collaboration with Glow Tide Society, the process of saving and packing the food leftover in different IT companies and supplying to deserving poor through Safa centre Kishanbagh is successfully functional by the grace of Allah; the food is distributed efficiently to the deserving households identified through the survey of Safa Baitul Maal and which have been issued white cards; Alhamdulillah, 9000 households were benefited this month who were distributed food packets in an organised manner.

Safa Micro-Finance

Through Safa Baitul Maal, small traders of Kishanbagh area who do business with usurious loans are provided interest-free loans in order to save them from the curse of usury, so that their economic condition is strengthened and they could progress; hence during the current month, interest-free loans of more than 2,40,000 rupess have been issued to 33 persons.

Partial assistance to helpless widows, deserving disabled and poor people

Through Safa Baitul Maal, while various welfare services are performed, partial assistance is given to destitute widows, deserving disabled persons, poor patients suffering from chronic ailments and deserving poor living in different slums of Hyderabad; Alhamdulillah, during the current month too, Rs.190600 to 33 deserving and poor, Rs.57000 to 20 disabled people, Rs.53500 to 7 poor patients suffering from different diseases totalling Rs.301100 was provided as partial assistance. It may be noted that through the survey department established by Safa Baitul Maal, the investigation of extremely deserving households belonging to different slums is in progress; households identified during survey are issued white cards and based on their entitlement are issued monthly pensions, partial assistance etc. A sum of Rs.12000 was given for the funeral and burial of 2 poor deserving deceased.

Services of Safa Health Care

Under the aegis of Safa Baitul Maal permanent clinics, "Safa Health Care" in Hafez Baba Nagar and Kishanbagh and "Abeda Clinic" in Singareni Colony have been established. White card holding patients approaching these three clinics are provided free diagnosis and free medicines. Hence during the current month, a total of 1483 patients have been evaluated at these three centres and free medicines were also provided to them.

Services of Safa Diagnostic Centre

Through the Safa Diagnostic Centre established under the aegis of Safa Baitul Maal, blood and urine tests are done free of cost for the deserving patients who approach the Safa medical camps. This month, free tests have been done for 213 deserving patients incurring an expenditure of 68680 rupees.

Diagnosis of various diseases of hundreds of patients through free mega camps

At a few locations where free medical camps are held every month on behalf of Safa Baitul Maal, free mega camps are being organised in collaboration with KIMS Bibi Cancer Hospital, in which free diagnosis is being done through specialist doctors for the gutkha addicted cancer patients; likewise, free diagnosis of feminine ailments is also been performed and they are being provided medicines; similarly, free eye diagnosis is also being performed through eye specialists. Alhamdulillah, during the current month, free mega camps were held at 5 locations through which hundreds of patients were benefited.

Free medical camps of Safa Baitul Maal

Through the Safa Mobile Clinic organised by Safa Baitul Maal, free medical camps are conducted in various slum localities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad where free diagnosis along with free medicines is provided to poor deserving patients; this apart, through Safa Diagnostic Centre, as required, ECG, all blood and urine examinations, etc. are also provided free of cost; through these camps of Safa Baitul Maal, people suffering from chronic ailments like diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid are provided free medicines for a month. Hence during the current month, a total of 23 camps have been held and a total of 1260 patients were benefited.