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Reliance Industries Announces Rs. 500 Crore Contribution to PM CARES Fund

In Addition to its Multi-pronged On-the-Ground Fight against Covid-19  #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega Mumbai, 30th March 2020: Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) today announced a donation of Rs. 500 crore to PM CARES Fund in response to the call by the Prime Minister to support the nation’s fight against the Coronavirus onslaught. RIL also informed that in addition to the financial contribution to the PM’s Fund, the company has also provided contributions of Rs. 5 crore each to the governments of Maharashtra and Gujarat to support their fights against the 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. A Ril spokesperson said, “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. RIL and Reliance Foundation is leading with a significant effort that encompasses several initiatives.  These include: Contribution of Rs. 500 croreto the PM-CARES Fund Contribution of Rs. 5 croreto the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund of Maharashtra Contribution of Rs. 5 croreto the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund of Gujarat India’s first100 bed exclusive Covid-19 Hospital geared up in just two weeks to handle Covid-19 patients Fifty Lakh free mealsin the next 10 days across the nation and scaling up rapidly to more meals and newer areas One Lakh masksdaily for health-workers and caregivers Thousands of PPEsdaily for health-workers and caregivers Free Fuel across the country to notified emergency response vehicles Jio seamlessly connectingnearly 40 crore individuals and thousands and thousands of organisations daily on its telecom backbone via ‘work from home’, ‘study from home’ and ‘health from home’ initiatives, helping to keep the country going Reliance Retail providing Essential suppliesdaily for millions of Indians via stores and home deliveries This is RIL’s overall commitment to the nation, in addition to appropriate financial assistance from time to time. The company and its…