As the second & third wave of the Covid hindered with the normal, once again, BALCO swiftly mobilized to provide relief work to people in times of crisis. 72,440 people were reached through various initiatives taken by BALCO.
Through continuous awareness drives in all the nearby communities the fear of Covid was contained, along with this sanitization drive was run covering 30 communities. 14000+ Sanitization kits each having Masks, Soap and Sanitizer bottle were distributed in nearby 30 communities. For this more than 71,000 masks were stitched by 122 women of SHG groups who earned INR. 3.5 lacs.
Support was provided to district administration in the form of Medicines, Oximeters, Thermal Guns and Ventilators to tackle increasing cases of Covid.
At state level a 100 bedded Field Hospital was setup in Raipur to provide tertiary level care during pandemic.