JKHDC donates Rs 10 lakh to J&K Relief Fund

Jammu and Kashmir Handloom Development Corporation (JKHDC) Tuesday donated Rs 10 lakh to J&K Relief Fund as a contribution towards the ongoing efforts being made to contain spread of coronavirus.

Managing Director JKHDC, Rakesh Sharma, presented a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to Commissioner Secretary Industries and Commerce Department, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, as a donation to the Fund.

Sharma apprised the Commissioner Secretary that the donation forms a part of the salary of the Corporation’s employees who have contributed as per their salary grades.

He informed that JKHDC has been manufacturing the cotton face masks for supply to different government departments besides the Corporation was also offering its textile products like bed sheets, pillow covers, and mattresses for the COVID Hospitals in this crisis.