Refurbished Home For Madam R. Salammah
It was a day of rejoice for Madam R. Salammah and her family when she received the keys for her refurbished home from Pahang State Exco Member Dato’ Seri Hj Mohd Sharkar Bin Hj Shamsuddin in Mentakab.
Madam R. Salammah’s house was badly damaged by a falling tree recently. The house was already in bad shape due to the East Coast floods earlier this year. The 65 years old single mother is survived by her daughter, Kali Devi who is a single mother as well with two school going children.
“MIC Temerloh Division have rendered immediate aids to the family, and we brought the plight of the family to Dato’ Seri Sharkar’s attention. He immediately approached Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) to rebuild the house under its CSR program, Projek Mesra Rakyat”, said Dato’ A. Shivalingam, MIC Temerloh Division Chairman.
Dato’ Seri Sharkar commended TNB’s initiative in helping the community and it should be emulated by other coperate firms. Such efforts compliment government’s exisiting aids for the rakyat efficiently. He further eloborated on the various programs and projects implemented for the betterment of the Indian community in the constituency.
Also present at the ceremony were Dato’ Sharuddin Mohd Simin, the Pahang State TNB General Manager, MIC leaders, Temerloh District TNB Officials and staff.