November 26 2003

New SOS Children's Village Bhuj officially opens in India

26/11/2003 - Last week, a new SOS Children's Village in the Indian city of Bhuj was officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, which was attended by many prominent guests. The SOS Children's Village in Bhuj resulted from an SOS Emergency Relief Programme, which was launched following a devastating earthquake in the province of Gujrat in January 2001.

Cutting the ribbon - Photo: SOS Children

Mother and child in traditional costumes - Photo: SOS Children