The largest telecom company in the nation, PTCL Group, has offered to deliver a relief package of PKR 1.75 billion to areas in Pakistan that have been impacted by floods.
The package includes contributions to NGOs, free calls in flood-affected areas, housing loans for displaced persons, and medical services. It also includes payments to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund.
Affected individuals will get medical care from PTCL Group at its Health Centers. Which will be staffed by a total of 13 doctors and 27 paramedics in 8 districts.
To further demonstrate Group’s support, Ufone 4G has offered free calls for residents in flood-affected areas. So they may stay in touch with their loved ones and friends and connect with the government and assistance organizations.
Additionally, U Microfinance Bank is committed to giving low-cost housing loans to those who have been harmed by flooding so they may restore their houses.
In addition, the PTCL Group has chosen to donate to the Prime Minister’s Flood Relief Fund. In order to assist the Pakistani government’s efforts to rebuild the communities. Additionally, the company has chosen to donate to numerous top aid organizations operating in the provinces of Balochistan and Sindh. In order to provide immediate relief assistance in the affected areas.
Employees and staff of PTCL Group will make voluntary gifts that will be matched by the company. And the whole amount will be given to a reputable charity.
Hatem Bamatraf, President and Group CEO, PTCL & Ufone, shared his thoughts on offering help, saying, “These are tough times for millions of people across Pakistan, with everything ripped away by one of the biggest natural tragedies in recent times, including life, housing, and means of income.”
“At PTCL Group, we are honored to do our part in offering assistance and support in whatever way we are able. The PTCL Group is committed to helping people, their families. And communities across the nation during this catastrophe, and it stands with the impacted people, he continued.
Millions of people have been affected by flooding across Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, and Balochistan. Lives have been lost, homes have been ruined, and families have lost sources of income.
PTCL Group is once again assuming the duty of providing assistance to its people in a number of ways during this time of need.