Escorts Limited, a leading engineering group, has launched a relief program called COVID-Shield for its dealers. Under this, the group will provide financial assistance of Rs 20,000 to the employees of its selected dealerships in case of corona infection. Under the program, the scheme will be considered effective from the date April 24, 2021.
Dealerships will send the Corona positive report of their employee to Escorts Group. After that, the amount will be deposited in the bank account of that employee. Along with this, the group will provide financial assistance of one lakh rupees to the field employees of its dealership for corona vaccination expenses and in case of death of such employee, his family.
All these programs are being run through Ascots Dealers Development Association Limited. Speaking about the program Shenu Agarwal, CEO, Escorts Agri Machinery said that our primary objective is to serve the farming community. Our dealership employees play a vital role in the fulfillment of this objective.