|Smt. Arundhati Bhattacharya, Chairman, SBI, handing over the keys of the bus to Dr. Ritu Juneja NGO Director, Tamana.|
New Delhi: 27th February: State Bank of India donated a specially- designed school bus today under its Corporate Social Responsibility programme, to Delhi- based NGO, ‘Tamana,’ for benefit of specially- abled children studying there.
The Bank’s Chairman, Smt. Arundhati Bhattacharya, handed over the keys of the bus to the NGO’s Director, Dr. Ritu Juneja, in a ceremony held at the Bank’s Local Head Office at Sansad Marg and flagged off the specially- designed bus.
The bus will be used for transportation of these special children. On this occasion, Smt Bhattacharya reiterated the Bank’s commitment towards social service. SBI’s Delhi Circle CGM, Shri Pallav Mohapatra and other senior officials were present in the function.
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