Senior executives of Bonfiglioli India, Mr. G.A. Balaji, Chief Financial Officer, and Mr. Suresh Babu, Vice President – Human Capital, recently met Mr. M. K. Stalin, the honorable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, and briefed him on the company’s ongoing contributions, being made in consultation with the authorities of the particular state governments.
The contributions included equipment and essentials to the government hospitals in Kanchipuram District - Tamil Nadu and Pune District - Maharashtra and COVID-19 kits for the frontline workers, besides financial support to community-level medical and vaccination camps.
Commenting on the COVID-19 relief, Mr. Kennady V. Kaippally, Country Manager of Bonfiglioli India, said, “Bonfiglioli Group stands by the people and the government of India in these trying times. We will continue our contributions in all possible ways to help the country exit the pandemic faster. The group leadership at HQ is committed to the India CSR projects that cater to the real needs of the local society and the environment. We are sure that our country will emerge stronger and victorious from the crisis soon.”
In Tamil Nadu, Bonfiglioli donated on-site imported O2 generation and filling plants for producing hospital-grade oxygen and filling cylinders, thermal scanners, oximeters, medical imaging systems advanced diagnostic equipment, medical cots with mattresses and pillows, and RO systems to the government hospital of Kancheepuram.
In Pune, the company has donated medical equipment and essentials to the ‘jumbo’ COVID-19 hospital being set up in the city. The contributions, made in consultation with the government authorities, included mobile toilets/bath units, Oxygen Cylinders, video laryngoscopes, defibrillators, and other essentials. It has also distributed COVID-19 kits for the frontline workers, besides offering financial support to community-level medical and vaccination camps.