Dubai, UAE: September 07, 2020: The Ajman Police General Command honored Pure Gold Jewellers for their generous cooperation and support to help insolvent inmates of the Punitive and Correctional Institution of Ajman who were unable to purchase air tickets to return to their countries.
His Excellency Brigadier General Mubarak Khalfan Al Razi, Director of the Punitive and Correctional Foundation in Ajman thanked Firoz Merchant, founder of Pure Gold Group, who donated AED 147, 000 to cover the travel expenses of the released prisoners. In addition, Firoz Merchant gave AED 10,000 to meet their personal needs and AED 2000 for new Muslims in the group.
His Excellency affirmed that the participation of community members, businessmen and prominent personalities in the emirate in supporting inmates indicate the important role they play in social empowerment. He highlighted that the contribution to help 175 inmates whose sentences had ended but did not have the means to buy a ticket to return to their home countries, is a humanitarian gesture. He affirmed that these kinds of efforts contribute positively to the inmates lives and help them to return to their families and reintegrate into society. He said this also motivates many to accept Islam, which supports them in their journey towards rehabilitation and reform.
Firoz Merchant commented that he is always happy to help those suffering in whatever way he can and he hopes that the released prisoners will be able to reunite with their families and lead a fulfilled life.