While various state governments are doing their bit in lending a helping hand to the families of those that were martyred, the Seth family from Surat, did the same in a heartwarming way.
The Seth and Sanghvi family hosted the wedding of their children, Ami and Meet, yesterday, in a simple manner in respect to the current situation.
After #KashmirTerrorAttack in #Pulwama, Surat families got together and canceled elaborate wedding in #Surat. The families to donate Rs 11 lakh to families of the martyrs and another Rs 5 lakh to welfare organizations. Wedding on Feb 15 to be low-key. #GujaratRespect. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/bGoPhIxGo3— Kumar Manish (@kumarmanish9) February 15, 2019
According to Times Now News, the Seth family, apart from the simple wedding ceremony, decided to suspend all functions, including their reception.
They instead donated ₹5 lakh to services and ₹11 lakh to the families of the martyred jawans.
According to Bangalore Mirror, the wedding caterer extended full support to their decision.
The two families exhibit the true definition of patriotism - they forewent the lavish celebration for the good of those that guard the nation.