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Ramadan 2020: Nearly 11,000 eligible UAE families receive Dh48m in Zakat money

Wam/Abu Dhabi
Filed on May 22, 2020
Zakat Fund, Zakat money, Abdullah Bin Oqeedah Almuhairi, eligible families, disbursements

(Wam)

Funds disbursed for the two months accounted for 55 per cent of total disbursements paid since the start of the year, Zakat Fund chief reveals.

The Zakat Fund on Friday announced that it has provided Dh47.9 million in Zakat money for April and May.

Abdullah Bin Oqeedah Almuhairi, Zakat Fund Secretary-General, stated that 10,903 eligible families had benefited from Zakat money.

Funds provided for the two months accounted for 55 per cent of total disbursements paid since the start of the year, he noted.

Zakat Fund's database has 49,000 eligible recipients.


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