Chairman : NITI Aayog and Piramal Foundation
NITI Aayog and Piramal Foundation on 8th June 2021 launched Surakshit Hum Surakshit Tum Abhiyaan in 112 Aspirational Districts to assist district administrations in providing home-care support to Covid-19 patients. The Abhiyaan is being part of a special initiative in which local leaders, civil societies and volunteers work with district administrations to address emerging problems across key focus areas of the Aspirational Districts Programme. Surakshit Hum Surakshit Tum Abhiyaan will be led by district magistrates in partnership with local NGOs, which will enlist and train over 1 lakh volunteers to connect with patients. Piramal Foundation will work with district magistrates to support the training of NGOs and volunteers.
About Piramal Foundation
Piramal Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Piramal Group founded in 2006 as Non-Governmental Organisation(NGO). The foundation undertakes projects under the four broad areas – healthcare, education, livelihood creation and youth empowerment.
Sources : PIB