ISLAMABAD – PTCL Group, nation’s largest telecom providers supplier, has come ahead to help communities affected by floods throughout numerous provinces of Pakistan by a aid package deal price PKR 1.75 billion.
The package deal contains donation to the Prime Minister’s Reduction Fund, NGOs, provision of free calls in flood affected areas, housing loans to displaced individuals and medical services.
PTCL Group will probably be offering medical providers to affectees in its Well being Facilities, the place a complete of 13 docs and 27 paramedical employees in eight districts will carry out their duties. To additional prolong Group’s assist, Ufone 4G has introduced free requires individuals within the flood affected communities in order that they’ll preserve them related with their households & buddies, and to assist them set up contact with the help businesses and the Authorities. Furthermore, U Microfinance Financial institution has pledged in the direction of offering low-cost home loans for flood-affected households to rebuild their properties.
Along with this, PTCL Group has determined to contribute to the Prime Minister’s Flood Reduction Fund with a view to assist Authorities of Pakistan’s efforts for the rehabilitation of the communities and in addition donate to varied main assist businesses working in Balochistan and Sindh provinces to supply instant aid help within the affected areas.
PTCL Group’s workers and employees will voluntarily give donation that will probably be matched by the group and the full quantity will probably be donated to a number one charity.
Sharing his ideas on pledging assist, Hatem Bamatraf, President and Group CEO, PTCL & Ufone, acknowledged; “These are trying times for millions of people across Pakistan, with everything including lives, shelter and sources of income taken away by one of the worst natural calamities in modern times. At a time like this, a collective responsibility falls on individuals and local organizations alike to stand with their brethren in assisting their journey of rehabilitation. At PTCL Group, we are humbled to play our role in providing relief and support in every area that we can. During this crisis, PTCL Group stands with the affected people and is committed to support individuals, their families and communities countrywide.”
Flooding throughout Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and Balochistan have impacted hundreds of thousands of individuals with lives misplaced, properties destroyed, and sources of earnings wasted for households in numerous areas. On this time of want, PTCL Group is as soon as once more stepping as much as shoulder the duty of aiding its individuals in quite a lot of methods.