Fasting before Ramzan is the norm for Muslims but two Muslim brothers have shown that saving a person’s life is much more important than fasting for Ramzan. Two brothers Salim and Sadiq Ali are both businessman are both businessman. They belong to Karur district. Both of them have been active blood donors for a long time. Blood donation has been a part of their regular routine. Both the brothers are in their late 40’s. The brothers were observing their yearly Ramzan fast when an urgent call for help made them break their fast to help a pregnant woman at the time of need.
In Tirupur district ( Tarapuram ) a pregnant woman named loganayaki needed B positive blood for surgery. Balu who belonged to a blood donation group. He had approached the brothers for help regarding the blood donation on the 10th of this month. After trying out everywhere the brothers broke their fast and donated the blood to the pregnant woman. This happened in Tarapuram government hospital. When asked about this Sadiq Ali said ” Saving a life is much more important than fasting. This was an opportunity given by God to help someone and hence we broke the fast. This was appreciated by everyone.