Delhi: Mankind Pharma has been supporting the community and frontline workers fighting against the deadly COVID-19 virus. With similar thoughts, the company has applauded the heroic tale of Jyoti Kumari by offering Rs 1 lakh aid to the lion-hearted girl.
Mankind Pharma has been involved in the country’s fight against the pandemic by donating ventilators, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and medicines to the states. Now, Mankind has supported the 15-year-old Jyoti Kumari, who cycled 1,200 kms with her ailing father riding pillion, from Gurugram to her home in Bihar amidst the lockdown.
Talking about Mankind Pharma’s gesture in admiring the girl Mr. Rajeev Juneja, CEO Mankind Pharma said, ““Mankind Pharma is standing by everyone in this unprecedented crisis. Mankind salutes the selfless love and commitment of Jyoti Kumari for her parents . She had cycled for 8 long days to cover 1200 km journey from Gurgoan (Haryana) to Darbhanga ( Bihar) to help her ill father reach home. We are proud of her as she overcame all hurdles to achieve her aim.Her mental toughness and sheer determination must be rewarded. We would like to support her in a manner that will help her achieve greater heights in life. We hope with our little support she can fulfil her dreams and become a role model for others to follow.”
Ms Jyoti Kumari said, “I thank Mankind Pharma for their support and look forward to completing my studies. This has motivated me to pursue my goal and also take care of my family.”