Funds pour in for CM relief fund

In order to fight the novel COVID-19, leading corporate companies have forward and donated towards Telangana chief minister relief fund. Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Company Limited (MEIL) on Thursday announced a donation of Rs 5 crore to the Chief Minister”s Relief Fund (CMRF). Biotechnology company Shantha Biotechnics” promoter, K. E. Varaprasad Reddy, and presented to CM a cheque of Rs 1,00,00,116 towards the CM Relief Fund.

KNR Constructions chief K. Narasimha Reddy also called on the Chief Minister and gave Rs 1 crore cheque for CMRF on behalf of the company. Laurus Labs CEO Dr Satyanarayana, Executive Director Chandrakanth Chereddy met the CM and announced that their company will give one lakh hydroxychloroquine tablets.

This anti-malarial drug has been recommended by Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) as a preventive medicine for those who face high risk of coronavirus infection.They also handed over a cheque of Rs 50 lakh. Meanwhile, Hyderabad-based Meenakshi Group came forward to give Rs one crore to the CMRF. Meenakshi Group Chairman K.S. Rao and MD C. Sivaji handed over the cheque to Cabinet Minister K.T. Rama Rao.

GPK Exports and Imports owners Phani Kumar and Karnala Sailaja Reddy have donated 4,000 N95 masks for the use of Telangana state government doctors.Real Estate Developers Association of India (CREDAI) donated Rs one Crore to the CM”s Relief Fund. CREDAI representatives handed over the cheque to Minister K.T. Rama Rao.