Cuttack:8/4/20: In view of the current situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has decided to contribute a sum of Rs 1 Crore to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF).
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced a support of Rs 51 Crores for the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation (PM CARES) Fund to help government in the fight against coronavirus. Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had announced the emergency relief fund on Saturday last week to invite contributions from the citizens as the country continues to battle COVID-19.
In this contribution, the Odisha Cricket Association has also supported a sum of Rs 50 Lakhs along with all other state Cricket Associations.Mr. Pankaj Lochan Mohanty (President, OCA) has also made a contribution in his personal capacity from his own company (MGM Minerals) Rs 1 Cr to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to combat the prevalent pandemic COVID -19 in our state.