Shahnaz Bukhari sends financial help for acid burn victim

Islamabad; 20 Feb 2013-Chairperson Progressive Women Association (PWA) Shahnaz Bukhari has said that acid burn victims need our attention and affectation. This she stated in her statement from America when in Islamabad her repersentative Fareeda Ahmed was handing over a cheque of PKR 20,000 to Somi Khalid a victim the other day.

In 2003, Somi Khalid was a metric student from Tarbela Ghazi area about a hundred kilometer from Islamabad. Her cousine asked her to marry him but she refused because of her studies. The result was acid attack on her face while she was sleeping in her home.

Shahnaz Bukhari takes care of these victims , so when she came to know about Somi Khalid' s financial needs , she graciously sent financial help. The cheque was handed over to Somi in the presence of Tazeen Akhtar editor and Zahid Farooq Malik editor Daily Metro Watch.