The IME foundation on Tuesday provided medical equipment (80 oxygen concentrators) worth about Rs30 million to the Health Minister Hridayesh Tripathi for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19.
The foundation had previously donated 15 oxygen concentrators for isolation facility run by Janata Health Centre. It has also ordered an oxygen plant caosting Rs12.8 million for Teku Hospital in Kathmandu.
Prior to this IME had established ‘Bharosa Kosh’ fund that benefitted 100 families of migrant workers who had passed away while on duty at destination countries. Each family received Rs58,000.