• #ProudlyVaccinated to ensure the safety and well-being of its employees and their families
• Proposes to vaccinate over 2500 employees
• To start the vaccination drive from mid of August
Jindal Aluminium Limited, India's largest aluminium extrusion company, launches #ProudlyVaccinated, to ensure vaccination of employees and their dependents in the fight against COVID-19. It is yet another step towards employee wellbeing and continued support for the employees during the pandemic.
This drive would benefit over 2500 employees across business units. #ProudlyVaccinated complies with all health and safety protocols Jindal Aluminium has implemented to ensure a COVID-free working environment.
The organization's priority has always been employee wellbeing, and in line with this, the organization will spend approximately INR 40 Lakhs for bulk procurement of vaccines. Through this initiative, Jindal Aluminium targets administering the first and second dose of Covishield immunizations procured from the Serum Institute of India, Pune. The company will start the vaccination drive in mid-august and intends to complete the first dose before the end of the month and consecutively the second dose by November. Earlier, the company has announced the launch of SAHAY, a Psychological Wellness Program to support its employees' mental and emotional wellbeing.
"Employee-centricity has always been at the core of Jindal Aluminium's organizational culture. Through #ProudlyVaccinated, we have been strengthening our efforts towards ensuring maximum protection for our workforce. The drive is in accordance with government protocols and one of our contributions towards making India a Covid-free nation", said Mr. Pragun Jindal Khaitan, Vice-Chairman and Managing Director - Jindal Aluminium Limited.