Finolex Industries Limited (FIL) along with its CSR arm MukulMadhav Foundation (MMF) has mobilized resources, globally and in India to augment COVID pandemic relief efforts in the country in collaboration with other corporates, NGO partners, philanthropic institutions, and likeminded individuals.
FIL has pledged more than Rs. 9 cores for this second wave, according to a communication from the company.
This collaborative effort, on the part of MMF, has bridged together several corporates with Finolex Industries Ltd.to provide relief and support during the second wave of the pandemic.
Through this collaboration, 945 oxygen concentrators, 218 ventilators, thermal scanners, PPE suits, oximeters, gloves, masks, sanitizers and paracetamol tablets have been donated to covidcenters, municipal hospitals, and rural hospitals across the country, especially in areas which have witnessed a surge in the number of covid cases.
The relief effort has safeguarded the Asha and ANM workers along with front line covid warriors in their fight against the virus. Support has been extended tomany states including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Goa, Orissa, Jharkhand, and Punjab.
With the association of MMF and its reach, funds are also being channelized through crowd funding, CSR arms of other corporate institutions and private individuals said RituPrakashChhabria.Managing Trustee,MukulMadhavFoundationand Board Member Finolex.