24 July, 2020
Tata Motors, India’s leading automobile manufacturer recently donated 10 ICU beds to actively support the RML Hospital of Lucknow in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. These beds will be placed in the isolation ward of the hospital for the patients suffering from COVID-19.
Dr. N Hussain, Director, RML Hospitals expressed appreciation for the contribution, saying “We are grateful for this noble gesture from Tata Motors, as this helps increase our critical care capacity, that further backs up our ongoing response to COVID-19.”
Mr. Pramod Choudhary, Plant Head, Tata Motors Ltd, Lucknow said “This is the most challenging time for the healthcare industry around the globe and we extend our heartfelt gratitude to those on the Frontline combating this unprecedented pandemic. We at Tata Motors have been focusing on saving lives and we are happy that we have been able to provide necessary support to those who needed the most, during this crisis. We trust that this contribution will help Lucknow’s RML Hospital in providing the extra ICU capacity they need to serve the patients suffering from COVID-19.”
From the very beginning, Tata Motors have been serving the community needs with supplies of essentials. Cooked food, masks and sanitizers along with information kits on precautions to be taken for safety, health and hygiene, were arranged for lakhs of people including migrants, daily wage earners who lost livelihood, and those who were left stranded or forced to seek shelter in transit camps.
The company also assisted the Self-Help Groups to manufacture thousands of home-made certified masks which were distributed to hospitals, vendors, health-workers, army personnel, police stations, forest department officials and communities located in and around the Lucknow plant.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors Limited (NYSE: TTM; BSE: 500570 and 570001; NSE: TATAMOTORS and TATAMTRDVR), a USD 44 billion organization, is a leading global automobile manufacturer of cars, utility vehicles, pick-ups, trucks and buses. Part of the USD 110 billion Tata group, Tata Motors is India’s largest and the only OEM offering extensive range of integrated, smart and e-mobility solutions. It has operations in India, the UK, South Korea, Thailand, South Africa, and Indonesia through a strong global network of 134 subsidiaries, associate companies and joint ventures, including Jaguar Land Rover in the UK and Tata Daewoo in South Korea.
With a focus on engineering and tech enabled automotive solutions catering to the future of mobility, Tata Motors is India’s market leader in commercial vehicles and amongst the top four in the passenger vehicles market. With ‘Connecting Aspirations’ at the core of its brand promise, the company’s innovation efforts are focused to develop pioneering technologies that are sustainable as well as suited to evolving aspirations of the market and the customers. Tata Motors strives to bring new products that fire the imagination of GenNext customers, fueled by state of the art design and R&D centres located in India, UK, US, Italy and South Korea. Internationally, Tata commercial and passenger vehicles are marketed in countries, spread across Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia, South America, Australia, CIS, and Russia.