Reliance Foundation is partnering with government and local bodies to conduct mega-scale COVID-19 trials across the country and will work voluntarily for nationwide distribution of its vaccine when it is found, its founder and chairman Nita Amb said on Wednesday.
Addressing the 43rd annual conference of Reliance Industries, he said, “The war against the coronaires is far away. The government and local municipalities for rapid mega-scale COVID testing across India with the help of Jio’s digital infrastructure in Reliance Foundation India Is partnering with. ” General Meeting (AGM) Virtually.
“I can assure you that as soon as a corona vaccine becomes available, we will volunteer using the same digital distribution and supply chain to ensure that the vaccine reaches every nook and corner of our country,” Ms. Ambani said.
Ms. Ambani, who was addressing the company’s AGM for the first time, said that Reliance and the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation established India’s first 100-bed special COVID-19 hospital in Mumbai within a record time of two weeks. The facility now has 200 beds.
Under Mission Anna Seva – the world’s largest free food distribution program – an initiative to provide more than five crore meals to marginalized communities, daily wage earners and workers across the country.
“The organization produces one lakh N95 facemask and personal protective equipment (PPE) daily for health and workers. PPE produced by PPE is one third of the cost of imported PPE.”
Reliance is providing free fuel to emergency vehicles to help COVID-19 patients ensure their needed medical care quickly.
vIn addition, Jio is providing digital connectivity to more than 400 million people, empowering more than 30,000 organizations to work from home, and millions of students to learn from home, Ms. Ambani said.