Mumbai, March 30: Reliance Industries Ltd on Monday announced a donation of Rs. 500 crore to PM-CARES Fund in response to the call by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to support the nation’s fight against the scourge of coronavirus.
RIL also informed that in addition to the financial contribution to the PM’s Fund, the company has also provided contributions of ₹5 crore each to the governments of Maharashtra and Gujarat to support them in their fight against Covid-19.
“RIL also continues its 24×7, multi-pronged, on-the-ground effort to do its bit to ensure the nation remains prepared, fed, supplied, safe, connected and motivated to fight and win against the unprecedented challenges brought upon by the coronavirus pandemic. RIL has already deployed the strengths of the Reliance Family on this action plan against Covid-19. RIL and its motivated team have stepped up in the cities and villages, on roads and lanes, clinics and hospitals, grocery and retail stores, and it has pressed additional capabilities into the service of the nation,” the company said in a press statement.