Amaravati, June 1:
The NTR Memorial Trust has speeded up its service activities for the Coronavirus patients and decided to set up two more oxygen plants. This is in addition to the four generation plants that are already being set up in Andhra Pradesh with the Heritage CSR funds.
NTR Trust Managing Trustee Nara Bhuvaneswari has said that they have decided to set up the two new oxygen plants in Telangana. She said the NTR Trust has been placing special focus on providing oxygen considering its key role in saving the lives of the Covid-19 patients from the brink of fatalities.
Ms. Bhuvaneswari has thanked the donors for making selfless contributions to the Trust for taking forward its service activities on a large scale. Till now, over Rs. 25 lakh donations have been given from both the Telugu States. The Telugu Desam fans from New Zealand have given Rs. 5 lakh donation for taking forward the Trust services.
The NTR Trust has begun conducting decent funeral rites to the unclaimed dead bodies of Covid patients whose family members could not take responsibility for various reasons. These last rites would be conducted in accodance with the customs of the respective deceased patients.
Many donors were coming forward to strengthen the NTR Trust services. Mr. Guthikonda Veerabhadra Rao, hailing from Krishna district, has donated Rs. 1,11,116. The Trust has been running tele-medicine, free medicine distribution and food distribution activities for the needy Coronavirus patients.
The Trust has so far provided telemedicine services for 690 patients and 326 of them have fully recovered from the deadly infection. In addition to this, an exclusive 24/7 call centre has been set up at the NTR Trust office and it is giving round the clock services to the Covid patients. Also, WhatsApp services are being given to reach out to the patients. Expert doctors from foreign doctors are giving free consultation.
Managing Trustee Nara Bhuvaneswari has been personally supervising the service and assistance activities for the Coronavirus patiens. The NTR Trust will remain committed to extend all the necessary help at a time when the second wave infections are taking a heavy toll on the people. The Trust will make ceaseless efforts for the socio-economic empowerment of the poor people with sole objective to fill light in their lives.