The Fact News Service
SAS Nagar, May 24
Appreciating the help and support rendered by Swaraj Tractors and the TPI North, Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan said that there has been an immense support by Corporate Sector in the fight against corona. In the face of pandemic, every bit of contribution made towards augmenting healthcare can help save lives. Let us continue to join hands to render maximum relief, he said.
The second wave of COVID19 has been unprecedented and has shown that oxygen therapy is very useful in safeguarding patients’ health; we are immensely grateful to all those who have donated oxygen concentrators, said Deputy Commissioner.
Earlier, continuing with its philanthropy during the pandemic, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Swaraj Division on Monday donated 15 oxygen concentrators to the District. These concentrators, of 10 liters capacity would augment the care being given in the COVID Care Centers, said Arun Raghav, who heads the Corporate Social Responsibility wing of Swaraj Tractors.
Pertinently, the CSR wing of Swaraj Tractors has been helping the local administration to deal with the COVID-19 crisis from day one. Two vehicles of Swaraj Tractors are currently being used to ferry senior citizens to vaccination centers and dropping them back home in close coordination with the Mohali Traffic Police for past one week. It had in the past , provided face shields & PPE kits for the frontline warriors, tractors for sanitization work, food packets and face masks etc.
Also, under the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Scheme of the Company, the factory management of Tube Products of India – Mohali and Rajpura (Units of Tube Investments of India Ltd.) have donated 10 nos. of Oxygen Concentrator of 5 Litres Capacity to the District Administration.
As part of the Company Policy of providing necessary help to the administration to extend the support to the underprivileged persons of the society , the donation of 10 Oxygen Concentrators has been made; hope they shall be of benefit in saving lives of Covid-19 patients during this period of pandemic and further strengthen the medical support being given in Covid Care Centres/ Hospitals at Mohali said Shivdeep Singh Jammu, Business Head TPI North and Ajay Verma, Head HR present on the occasion.
The factory management of Tube Products of India assured to continue such practice/ support to District Administration as per the requirement.