Home Credit India donates 30,000 KN95 respirators & 180,000 surgical masks to Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

New Delhi, May 25, 2020-  To help India fight the COVID 19 battle, Home Credit India (HCIN), a local arm of the international consumer finance provider with operations spanning over Europe and Asia, will provide medical aid to the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. The aid includes 30,000 KN95 respirators and 1,80,000 surgical masks.

Ondrej Kubik, Chief Executive Officer, Home Credit said, “We at Home Credit, stand by the nation and mankind during these tough times. As a responsible corporate, we are contributing to the society by providing this equipment to help fight this pandemic. We have been deeply impacted by this pandemic and we must all come together to provide the necessary support in our capacity to the government, healthcare workers and the NGOs working to fight this. I am confident that together we will win this battle.”

Shri T. Rajasekar, Director,  HLL Lifecare Ltd. Said,“ At the outset on behalf of Government of India, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Ministry of Textiles and people of India, we thank you for donating protective KN95 masks and surgical masks for the protection and safety of Medical community in India. Yours is one of the first few Indian organizations that has come forward to be a helping hand to Government of India’s effort to prevent and control the COVID-19 epidemic.

We take this opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation for the generosity shown by your esteemed organization by donating protective medical suites to Govt. of India. The donation was timely and helpful.”

Home Credit India is supporting the fight against COVID 19 by supporting other activities. They recently provided ration to 20,000 destitute people in Gurugram, Haryana. The company was also the among the first corporates to introduce a special COVID-19 hospitalization insurance cover of Rs. 5,00,000 per employee.  Any employee tested COVID-19 positive and requires immediate hospitalization would be able to avail this insurance plan.

About Home Credit India:

Home Credit India Finance Pvt. Ltd. is a local arm of the international consumer finance provider with operations spanning over Europe and Asia and committed to drive financial inclusion in India. The company is committed to drive credit penetration and financial inclusion by offering wide financial solutions that are simple, transparent, and accessible to all. With largest penetration in sub Rs.10,000 category, Home Credit India has an employee base of over 16,500 and has been consistently expanding operations since its entry in 2012, with its operations spread over 265 cities across 20 States in India. The company has a strong network of around 35,000 points-of-sale (PoS) and is growing with a customer base of around 10.7 million customers, driven by Pan-India expansion across major markets, a range of diversified and innovative products backed by superior customer experience. For more information, visit www.homecredit.co.in

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Nidhi Malik:

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Nidhi.malik@homecredit.co.in

Payal Yadava:

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payal.y@firstpartners.in