KUALA LUMPUR: In a show of support for the nation's efforts in tackling the Covid-19 outbreak, the Naza group of companies is donating RM1.25mil to the government’s Covid-19 fund.
The cheque was presented to Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on Monday (March 30) afternoon at the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya by Naza Corporation Holdings group executive chairman and CEO, SM Nasarudin SM Nasimuddin.
“We hope the contribution by Naza Group will help alleviate the plight of those financially impacted by job disruptions and loss of earnings resulting from this global pandemic," said Nasarudin.
"We are all thankful for the selfless commitment shown by our medical practitioners, the police and Armed Forces and other frontliners in helping to manage this situation and keep us safe.
“Apart from this monetary contribution, Naza Group will actively look at ways we can leverage through our businesses to assist the Ministry of Health in managing this unprecedented crisis," he said.
He added that Malaysians must come together during this critical period to overcome the adversities that lie ahead.