New Delhi: ICICI Group today made a contribution of Rs 12 crore towards the ‘Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund’ for the people affected by the natural calamities in Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Meghalaya and Andhra Pradesh.
Commenting on the situation in these states, Ms. Chanda Kochhar, MD & CEO, ICICI Bank said, “Our hearts go out to the bereaved families and those who have been displaced from their homes due to the tragic natural calamity. Our nation now faces the task of rebuilding and reconstructing Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Meghalaya and Andhra Pradesh while continuing to provide relief and care to those who are still suffering from this tragedy. We at the ICICI Group are committed to playing a role in nation building by providing assistance to those in need of a helping hand, through our own initiatives as well as in partnership with the Central and State Governments.”
The donation comprises contribution from the salaries of the employees of ICICI Bank, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, ICICI Lombard General Insurance, ICICI Prudential Asset Management, ICICI Venture, ICICI Securities, ICICI Securities Primary Dealership and ICICI Foundation, as well as contributions from the companies themselves.
The Bank services its large customer base through a multi-channel delivery network of 3815 branches, 11739 ATMs, call center, internet banking (www.icicibank.com), mobile banking and social media banking (as at September 30, 2014).