The Islamic Ministry began distributing Rf220 per person as alms today.
82,573 people are reported to have paid a total sum of Rf2,324,543.30 as alms this year. This is up Rf260,000 from Ramadan 2010.
The alms came collectively from Male, Hulhumale and Vilimale.
Alms collected in Hulhumale ward are being distributed in the ward, and alms collected in Male and Villimale are available at the ministry.