HDFC Bank on Friday stated it should cover the vaccination cost for its over 1 lakh workers and their family members.
HDFC Bank will sponsor the inoculation of over 1 lakh workers of the financial institution and their speedy family members in opposition to coronavirus.
The financial institution will reimburse vaccination cost for the 2 mandated doses, the lender stated in an announcement.
“Our employees have shown exemplary perseverance, professionalism and dedication to serve millions of customers. Covering the cost of vaccination for our employees and their dependent family members is a small gesture from the organisation to express our gratitude to our employees,” Vinay Razdan, Group Head – HR, HDFC Bank, stated.
ALSO READ: HDFC cuts charges, dwelling loans now out there from 6.75 per cent
Ashima Bhat, Group Head, HDFC Bank, stated all workers of the financial institution are just like the front-line employees, who ensured that a necessary service like banking was out there for patrons even throughout the lockdown.
“For their health and safety, we are ensuring that our employees and their dependent family members are inoculated and protected from COVID19,” she stated.
Earlier this week, ICICI Bank too had knowledgeable about bearing the cost of vaccination for practically 1 lakh workers and their subsequent of kin.
A quantity of company homes have introduced to bear the cost of vaccination of their workers and family members.
The nation’s largest lender SBI earlier this month stated it has donated Rs 11 crore in the direction of PM CARES fund as half of CSR exercise to help the federal government’s initiative to vaccinate all within the nation.
Also, the SBI workers contributed Rs 107 crore in the direction of the fund in 2020. It additionally dedicated 0.25 per cent of its annual revenue early final 12 months to help the struggle in opposition to COVID-19.
Latest Business News