Hockey India (Hello) on Wednesday donated Rs 21 lakh to the Odisha Main Minister’s Aid Fund to assist the state combat the lethal COVID-19 pandemic. With the variety of conditions on the rise in Odisha, Hello Government Board took a unanimous choice to make the contribution in get to assistance the state government in its combat towards the pandemic, which has so significantly claimed practically a hundred and fifty Indian lives aside from creating additional than eighty,000 fatalities globally.
“…given the present disaster that we are all struggling with, everyone at Hockey India hopes that this contribution of Rs 21 lakhs can make a big difference in the combat towards COVID-19 pandemic,” Hello president Mohammed Mushtaq Ahmad mentioned in a statement
“The Govt of Odisha is carrying out their most effective to combat the pandemic in the state, and we hope that by means of this contribution, Hockey India can also assist the people today of Odisha, who have always been substantial assistance for Indian hockey.”
Hello secretary common Rajinder Singh agreed with his president and mentioned it was a tiny gesture from the hockey relatives towards Odisha, which has contributed immensely to the growth of the sport in the region.
“Hockey India has always obtained substantial assistance and inspiration from the people today of Odisha, and I am proud that the Hockey India Government Board took this unanimous choice to add a whole sum of Rs 21 lakh to the Odisha Main Minister’s Aid Fund.
“We hope our contribution will assist the state supply critical facilities and treatment to those in need to have, and also supply assistance to the heroes who are operating tirelessly to combat this pandemic,” he mentioned. Hello experienced previously contributed Rs 1 crore to the CARES Fund to combat the pandemic.