Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday took to Twitter to thank the citizens for their generous contributions to fight against Covid-19.
In a tweet, Sarma said “This Century is Like No Other. I join millions in extending our gratefulness to 46470 people whose generous donations helped us reach Rs 100.50 crores in Assam Arogya Nidhi. The 1-day salary contribution of state Govt employees made this happen faster. God bless you all”.
Sarma had urged all citizens of the state to come forward and donate whatever they can to the Assam Arogya Nidhi, saying the need of the hour is to make a difference as India fights the COVID-19 pandemic with a 21-day nationwide lockdown.
In a tweet, Sarma said: Govt of Assam has been taking every step possible to safeguard health of people in wake of #COVID2019 outbreak. In this hour, every help adds to our strength. Should you wish to contribute, you may do so: Assam Arogya Nidhi, A/c No. 32124810101, SBI, IFSC Code: SBIN0010755