During the first wave of COVID-19 crisis in India, Ekal India played a very important role in protecting Ekal villages along with their neighboring villages and were quite successful in protecting India’s rural population.
But, during the second wave COVID-19 has infiltrated into the Ekal Villages too along with other rural population. Ekal USA is trying to help Ekal India with Medical Kits, Tele-health, Covid Care Centers with beds and Oxygen Concentrators, and government with Vaccination efforts in the villages. Funds are being raised by Ekal USA.
In connection with this, INDOWEST MULTI-LINGUAL MUSIC CONCERT was organized by Ekal Youth Committee, LA/OC Chapter, USA on June 5 and raised a fund of over $200,000.
Oximeter distributed to Ekal volunteers. They were also given training as to how to use it. These volunteers will now go to every house and test the oxygen level of the people in their village.
Team Ekal, Kolkata is continuing to do their part in helping the community through their Ekal Vaccine Drive initiative. They have successfully conducted two rounds of Ekal Vaccine Drive and more than 275 people have already been vaccinated.
PPE Kits and Medicines Distributed
100 PPE Kits and medicines were provided to Primary Health Centre, Parali. Medicines were also given to Primary Health Care Unit Khaire – Ambivali and Gargoan.
Another Ekal Service Kendra to fight Covid was inaugurated at Zilla Parishad School in Gargaon on 25/05/2021
Mask Manufacturing and Distribution
Groceries Distributed at Matapur, Lokhandia, Doiphodia