Organizations dedicated to assisting people with mental illness have distributed brand new clothes to more than 500 mentally challenged patients in Somaliland. The reason for the distribution is that as Eid -Al-Fitr is coming near and these people deserve to mark the auspicious occasion with Somaliland citizens and Muslims across the world.150 of the mentally ill people are currently admitted at Hargeisa General Hospital while the rest are being cared at their private residences. The local organizations not only distribute new clothes but also provided basic staple foods. The Hargeisa hospital has welcomed the donation consisting of clothes, food and drinks. Mr. Omar Dhere who spoke on behalf of association that address the concerns of retarded people have handed the items to the hospital authority.