Chennai-based Manappuram Finance Ltd has announced a contribution of Rs 2 crore in aid of flood-hit Kerala. The MD and CEO of the company, V P Nandakumar will hand over the amount to Kerala Chief Minister, Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday, 24 August, 2018.

“As a responsible corporate citizen with deep roots in Kerala, we would like to do our best to mitigate the immense suffering of the people of the state in this hour of need,” said V P Nandakumar.

Besides, through the Manappuram Foundation (the CSR arm of the company), a separate relief project is being implemented to help the coastal zone of Thrissur and Ernakulam districts of Kerala. The Manappuram Foundation is extending relief and assistance to flood affected areas by providing food, medicines and clothing.