Sun Television Network on Thursday said its employees and those belonging to its group entities would contribute their one day’s salary amounting to Rs 10 crore to COVID-19 relief funds.
“In an expression of solidarity with the nation’s collective fight against the virus, the employees of SUN TV and other affiliated group companies numbering more than 6,000 will contribute one day’s salary,” SUN TV Network said in a statement.
The said money will be donated for several initiatives currently under way at various states of India including the following:
- Donations to the various programmes initiated by Government of India and state governments.
- Partnering with NGOs that are providing succour to migrant labour displaced from their livelihoods and other initiatives related to COVID 19 relief work.
- Financial assistance to daily wage earners, working either directly or indirectly associated with TV, movie industry and other allied activities.