Surat: A group of women in Surat are specially making Rakhi’s for Soldiers in connection with Rakshabandhan festival. Soch, an organization which works for the welfare of women and Divyang people (differently able people) are making these Rakhis.
7000 Rakhis are being made, said Ritu Rathi founder of Soch. The making of Rakhis has begun in Surat. Once Rakhis are made four women will go to border and tie Rakhis to Soldiers. This is done for the protection and welfare of Soldiers in Borders, Ritu said.