ICICI Group today made a contribution of Rs 15 crore towards the Uttarakhand Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. Ms Chanda Kochhar, MD & CEO, ICICI Bank, met Uttarakhand Chief Minister Shri Vijay Bahuguna to present the cheque to aid the relief work in the disaster-struck state.
Commenting on the situation in the state, Chanda Kochhar said: “Our hearts go out to the bereaved families and those who have been displaced from their homes due to the tragic natural calamity in the state of Uttarakhand. We remember them in our thoughts and prayers. The nation now faces the task of rebuilding and reconstruction in Uttarakhand, while continuing to provide relief and care to those who are still suffering under the impact of this tragedy. We at the ICICI Group are committed to playing a role in nation building by providing assistance to those most in need of a helping hand, through our own initiatives as well as in partnership with the Central and State Governments.”
The donation comprises contribution of the employees of ICICI Bank, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, ICICI Lombard General Insurance, ICICI Prudential Asset Management, ICICI Venture, ICICI Securities, ICICI Securities Primary Dealership and ICICI Foundation, as well as contributions from the companies themselves.