25 March 2020
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) has contributed Rs 500 crore to Odisha Chief Minister's Relief Fund (CMRF) to augment the State government's efforts for containment of COVID-19 from spreading, according to a press release issued by OMC today.
This apart, the State-run public sector unit (PSU) has declared Rs 250 crore as interim dividend for the Year 2019-20, the release added.
Earlier, in February this year OMC had contributed Rs 100 crores to CMRF in February 2020, the release said.
The release further said that COVID-19 has created an extraordinary situation across the world and the State government has taken pro-active measures to contain the spread of the virus.