Financial donations were made to strengthen the COVID-19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund by the People’s Bank group and People’s Bank Pensioners Association, at the President’s Office, on March 31, 2020.
The relevant cheques were handed over to President’s Secretary Dr. P.B. Jayasundera.
People’s Bank Chairman Sujeewa Rajapaksa, Acting Chief Executive Officer/General Manager Bonniface Silva, People’s Leasing and Finance Company Chief Executive Officer and General Manager Sabri Ibrahim, People’s Bank Pensioners Association President Harshalal Jayawardena, Secretary Wijayasiri Mihindukulasooriya and Treasurer M.J.P. Gunawardena were present at this occasion.
The People’s Bank group and Pensioners Association of People’s Bank made a donation to the COVID-19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund established under the initiative of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to control the spread of COVID-19 within the country and to facilitate social welfare tasks in conjunction with this, considering that, when an emergency situation has arisen in the country, it is a responsibility as a leading state bank to contribute towards uplifting the health and social conservation and thus, uplifting the lives of Sri Lankans. People’s Bank is committed to providing its maximum contribution and cooperation to the Government of Sri Lanka and citizens of Sri Lanka during the rebuilding process in the future, once this emergency situation has passed.