Hindustan Zinc Limited to give facelift to schools

Staff Reporter

VISAKHAPATNAM: As part of its social responsibility activities, Hindustan Zinc Limited (HZL) has come forward to improve the lot of schools situated around the smelter area.

A HZL spokesman said they had taken up the initiative to give a facelift to Mindi Zilla Parishad High School, Mandal Parishad Primary School, Municipal Corporation Primary School (Mulagada) and Mandal Parishad Elementary School (Chukkavanipalem).

Essential items

At a function conducted at the Zilla Parishad High School grounds in Mindi, the HZL management distributed essential items to students and administration.

The HZL management has so far spent nearly Rs. 2 lakhs towards presenting computers, notebooks, school bags and stationary items to students of schools located around the smelter.

Toilets for girls

The spokesman said they had taken up construction of girls' toilets, repair of school buildings and supply of furniture and utensils.

In his speech, the Hindustan Zinc Limited General Manager, D.K. Ghosh, explained in detail the objectives of the corporate social responsibility of the company and the measures taken for upliftment of people living below the poverty line and the downtrodden.

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