APMC, BSES contribute towards Uttarakhand victims

Last Updated: Monday, July 1, 2013 - 21:28

New Delhi: Various organisations, including Agriculture Produce Marketing Committee, Azadpur and BSES discoms today contributed around Rs 1.85 crore for the relief and rehabilitation of Uttarakhand flash-floods victims.

Rajendra Sharma, chairman of APMC Azadpur, presented a cheque of Rs 25 lakh to Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as contribution into CM`s Relief Fund.

Other than this, Rs 75 lakh was contributed by Development Department of Delhi Government, Rs 25 lakh by Delhi Co-operative Housing Finance Corporation (DCHFC) and Rs 25 lakh by Delhi Agriculture Marketing Board (DAMB).

BSES employees also contributed their one day`s basic salary, collecting around Rs 35 lakh for the Prime Minister`s Relief Fund.

Senior BYPL officials presented a cheque of Rs 15.17 lakh to Dikshit for the Prime Minister`s Relief Fund while BRPL officials will present a cheque of around Rs 19.45 lakh tomorrow to the CM for the same cause, a BSES statement said today.

PTI



First Published: Monday, July 1, 2013 - 21:28

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