RCC OIVA Foundation invites Deputy Chief Minister O. Paneerselvam to felicitate frontline warriors who fought COVID
RCC DIVA Foundation felicitated the frontline warriors who stood up to help common people during the pandemic in Chennai. The Chief Guest of the occasion was the Honourable Deputy Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Thiru O.Paneerselvam. He had felicitated distinguished personalities of the city for their quick response in setting up Critical Care Emergency Centres containing Isolation Wards, Augmenting medical supplies, paramedical staff, setting up outbreak response command center, launching mobile dispensaries for COVID detection, providing emergency food supplies to stranded migrants and needy people of the city.
Sanitary workers were also be honored for their work with a live portrait which will go live. The portrait will also include other COVID frontline warriors such as police persons, doctors, and nurses. Their work was depicted at the venue acknowledging and appreciating their services in the fight against the deadly virus.
Who will be felicitated?
A total of 16 eminent personalities will be felicitated. They are Shri Harish Mehta, Shri Abhayasa Srisrimal, Shri Jaswant Munoth, Shri. Daulat Jain, Shri. Kailash Kothari, Shri.Kishore Jain, Shri.Pramod Chordia, Shri.Paras Jain, Shri.Mahaveer Lunawath, Shri.Vinod Singhvi, Shri.Praveenbhai Mehta, Shri.Narendra Sakariya, Shri. Khimraj Sakariya, Shri. Sudhir Lodha, Shri.DK Jain, and Shri. Harish Marlecha.
Hair to Hope donation drive
RCC DIVA Foundation will also organize a hair donation drive to benefit cancer patients called ‘Hair to Hope’ benefit. The benefit’s objective is to give patients who lose their hair while ongoing treatment for their condition hope and strength to keep up with their treatment. The benefit will provide patients with wigs to patients who struggle with emotional challenges that they experience during treatment.
The Hair donation drive is open to the general public and RCC DIVA invites people of Chennai city to be a part of this inspiring initiative by donating their hair for a cause. The only criteria is that hair to be donated must be a minimum of 8 inches or more. About 1000 donors have registered to be a part of the drive that would take place soon.
The Hair Donation Drive is part of project ‘Hair to Hope’ which was launched by Honorable Deputy Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Thiru.O.Paneerselvam, in the presence of President and Chairperson of RCC DIVA Smt. Manisha Pramod Chordia, Managing Trustee of RCC DIVA Foundation, Smt.Sangeetha Harish Marlecha, Project Head of ‘Hair to Hope’ Smt Nidhi Deepak Parekh.
On this same occasion Deputy Chief Minister O.Paneerselvam nominated RCC President Manisha Pramod Chordia as Member of the State Women Commission
Smt Manisha Pramod Chordia was felicitated by Thiru O.Paneerselvam at the occasion where the frontline warriors who fought COVID were honored. The Deputy Chief Minister and the Chief Guest of the felicitation ceremony applauded the stellar work done by RCC Diva President & Chairperson Smt Manisha Pramod Chordia during the Covid period and announced her nomination as Member of State Women Commission, Government of Tamilnadu. She is the first woman of Rajasthani origin to be nominated for the prestigious post.
Speaking about being honored at the prestigious occasion, Manisha Pramod Chordia said, “I believe that for those of us who give the best to each passing moment, with a balance of heart & mind, do realize that there is no dearth of opportunities to explore your potential and inner power.”