Govt of India had allotted five lakhs as burial and cremation fund for poor NE people who are residing in National Capital, informed Robin Hibu, IPS, and the Founder of NGO Helpinghand.
Talking to Northeastindia24 , Mr Hibu informed that, many NE poor employees in unorganised private sectors die due to diseases, suicides etc in Delhi. On his persistence appraisal to Central Govt of his helplesness as dead cases are increasing day by day and difficulties in arranging money for BURIALS and CREMATIONS expenditures, last year centre had allotted five lakhs as burial and cremation fund for poor NE people.
After giving free of cost burials and cremations for poor NE people at Graveyards at Dwarka sector 23 and Burari Burial place and free Cremation at Punjabi Bagh Crematorium on request of Helping Hands Ngo. He saved 3 lakhs 70 thousands for this year and have handed over New Nodal Officer Mr David Lalringsanga IPS for NE people in Delhi for sanctioning money from this burial/ cremation fund by him, he added.
Any NE people need assistance may like to seek the money for burial and cremation from the nodal officer for NE people. Any one can contact him over this number – 8130099015, Said Robin Hibu.
He said , Helping Hands Ngo will send free coffin of poor and struggler by Indigo and Vistara Airlines to any airport in NE states. They need to apply at email, – firstname.lastname@example.org