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Apr 07, 2016
Come, let's make a change - An appeal from DSC to support drought-affected families in Maharashtra

"Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam - The World is my family" is what we all stand and strive for in all our endeavours at Essel Group. Maharashtra and Marathwada especially, is under dire stress, due to drought. As such, these areas are used to drought and drought-like situations; but this year, the situation is unprecedented with people finding it extremely difficult to get drinking water. Zee 24 Taas and dna have been publishing these stories in detail which are having a great impact on viewers and readers.

Our Chairman, DSC has appealed to all the senior and willing employees of the Essel Group family to contribute as per their wish and capacity to save the families. Sharing his concern, DSC said, "It is a humanitarian call and as responsible citizens, we all need to respond. Together, we should help the extremely distressed families till July for their survival."

Employees can contribute by transferring the funds into the below mentioned account or login to www.esselconnect.in; this amount will be deducted from the salary and put into a common account, from where we will extend help to more than 200 needy families to start with in Latur. This would then be extended to other villages severely hit by the drought conditions. An equal amount of fund collected from this effort from employees shall be added from the Company's side to reduce the plight of the farmers.

For Direct Fund Transfer, the account details are as follows:

Name - Zee Foundation

PAN - AAATZ0031A

ICICI Bank A/c No. - 003105021765

Type of Account - Current

Branch Address - K-1, Senior Mall, Sector 18, Noida – 201301

MICR Code - 110229005

IFSC Code - ICIC0000031

Change begins with us. Let's make a difference!

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