Electricity employees donate Rs 11.40 Cr to CMRF to fight COVID


Employees from Telangana State Electricity agencies have made a huge donation of Rs 11.40 crore to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to help measures taken to contain the spread of Coronavirus in the State.

Telangana Transco, Genco, SPDCL, NPDCL employees, pensioners 70,000 in all have donated their one day’s salary amounting to Rs 11.40 Crore. A Cheque in this regard was handed over by Transco, Genco CMD Devulapalli Prabhakar Rao to Chief Minister Chandrashekhar Rao here on Wednesday at Pragathi Bhavan.


The leaders of the employees’ unions of the four Institutions who participated in the programme include SPDCL CMD Raghuma Reddy, NPDCL CMD Gopal Rao, Transco JMD Srinivas Rao, Director Surya Prakash, various employees unions leaders Shivaji, Ratnakar Rao, Anjaiah, BC Reddy, Saibaba, Prakash, Johnson, Ramesh, Vazir, Kumaraswamy, Sayalu, Ganesh, Satyanarayana, and Sharif etc.

The CM congratulated the Electricity department employees and staff for working day and night and supplying 24-hour supply during the trying times of the Coronavirus now. The CM said the donation of one-day salary by these employees would become inspirational to the government. He thanked the electricity employees and staff.