Coimbatore chapter of Hindu Economic Forum donated 1 Lakh washable reusable face masks made from export quality of fabric to police personnel, cleanliness workers and other frontline workers through Tamil Nadu government.
The Hindu Economic Forum (HEF) is a Pan Bharatiya Organisation with chapters in all major Bharatiya cities. The Coimbatore chapter has been functioning from February 2020 with Dr. P.R. Krishnakumar Varier of AVP as its president. During this current crisis the Coimbatore Chapter of HEF has been running two central kitchens in Chinnavedampatti in association with Sreevatsa Lunchbox and CMS Trust and 1500 meals per day have been served to migrants and needy people in association with the Revenue authorities and this will continue till the lockdown is lifted. We plan to distribute a total of 50000 to 60000 meals during this period.
The first consignment of the face masks was handed over to Local Administration Minister S.P.Velumani by Hindu Economic Forum (HEF) Coimbatore Chapter Secretary Palaniappan Shanmugam and Joint Secretary Rajiv Ramaswamy in the presence of Coimbatore District Collector K.Rajamani.