Employees of The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd (SCI) have contributed to the Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) to extend whole hearted support to the flood affected people of Kerala. The amount thus collected was handed over to Shri Pinarayi Vijayan, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala at his Office in Thiruvananthapuram on 30.10.2018 by Shri Rajesh Sood, Director (T&OS) of SCI.
Kerala was affected by severe floods in Aug’2018 due to unusually high rainfall, which has been reported as one of the worst floods in a century. The employees of SCI have donated their one day’s salary to contribute to the recovery and rebuilding of the State.
Capt. Anoop Sharma, CMD, SCI said “It has been really a tough time for the people of Kerala and it is important that we all stand together to support the people of Kerala. I am happy that SCI has come together and contributed for this noble cause”.