The social arm of TVS group is implementing numerous measures for these engaged on the frontline, from healthcare employees to law enforcement officials.
- Last Updated: March 30, 2020, 1:34 PM IST
TVS Motor Company and its Group Companies TVS Credit Services Ltd., Sundaram-Clayton Ltd., and others on Monday introduced their dedication to donate Rs 25 crore to the PM’s Relief Fund (PM-CARES) to assist the battle in opposition to COVID-19.
“This is in line with the company’s continuous endeavour to ensure prosperous and sustainable communities. It is in addition to the ongoing activities being already undertaken through Srinivasan Services Trust, the CSR arm of the group,” it stated in an announcement.
“The COVID-19 pandemic marks an unprecedented time in modern history and it will require the best of humanity to overcome the battle. We applaud the Government’s strong resolve and numerous actions to fight this. Now, more than ever, it requires all of us to cooperate and support each other as a nation,” stated Venu Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Motor Company.
Srinivasan Services Trust (SST), the social arm of the group, is implementing numerous measures starting from manufacturing and supplying supportive gear equivalent to masks, to offering cooked meals to these within the frontline – from healthcare employees to law enforcement officials, it stated.
Some of the important thing initiatives which have already begun embrace: Making and supplying a million protecting face masks for important service suppliers; deploying automobiles and disinfectants to municipalities and serving to produce medical gear; using manufacturing facility kitchens on the manufacturing items in Hosur, Padi and Mysuru to make pre-packed cooked meals, which will likely be provided to all important care employees within the neighborhood, from police personnel, municipal employees to healthcare employees.
In Baddi, Himachal Pradesh, dry rations will likely be provided to each day wage employees who’ve been displaced and to villagers with out meals provides, the assertion stated, including, the corporate is evaluating collaboration with 3D printing corporations to make ventilators to help the hospitals.