Hyderabad: The employees of the Transmission Corporation of Telangana (TRANSCO) will soon be vaccinated COVID-19 as a large number of employees have contracted the virus so far, corporate chairman and managing director D. Prabhakar said on Saturday.
More than 3000 Transco employees affected by COVID-19 and eight of them lost their lives during the second wave of infections, he said.
Presenting a check of Rs. 70 lakhs to NIMS director K. Manohar for the purchase of ten ventilators, CMD Prabhakar Rao said that the matter of vaccinating their employees has been brought to the knowledge of Prime Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.
Rao added that the Transco employees worked hard to ensure uninterrupted power supply to hospitals and all essential sectors during the closure.
He also thanked the doctors for their valuable services rendered to patients and said he would like to contribute Rs. 70 lakhs as part of their CSR initiative.
Source: The Siasat Daily