On the afternoon of November 8, Venerable Thich Dong Giai, Head of the Department of Buddhist Information and Communication in Gia Lai Province, abbot of Van Phat Pagoda, and Buddhists went to the blockade of Op village to visit and give gifts.
Venerable Thich Dong Giai, along with Buddhists, went to the blockade of Op village to visit and give 10 million dong in cash, 100 gifts including: 1 ton of pumpkins, 100 boxes of noodles, sweet potatoes, vegetables… Total value is 26 million.
On behalf of the leader of the ward Mr. Le Van Quang, the Chairman of Hoa Lu ward thanked the Abbot and the Buddhists of Van Phat Temple for supporting the necessities to the people who are under blockade. This is a practical activity to promptly share and help people affected by the Covid-19 epidemic overcome the difficult period and stabilize their lives.