7th April 2020: The Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM-CARES Fund) were set up on March 28 to raise money for combating the coronavirus crisis and to provide relief to the affected. Indian Bank’s 43,000 employees have voluntarily donated their one day’s salary, amounting to Rs 8.10 crore, towards the PM-CARES Fund to fight the COVID-19 crisis.
The bank’s 43,000 employees have shown their commitment to the nation by voluntarily contributing one day’s salary totaling to Rs 8.10 crore to the PM-CARES Fund towards control of COVID-19 in the country.
Separately, LIC-owned IDBI Bank has donated Rs 3.9 crore towards the fund.
Indian Bank cares about the health and wellbeing of our fellow citizens, and through this contribution, we support the efforts of the government in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.