80,000 Masks to be Distributed on Loknete Ramshet Thakur’s Birthday
Panvel: Under the guidance of the former Member of Parliament, Loknete Ramshet Thakur, during the Corona crisis, his son and president of North Raigad district BJP, legislator Prashant Thakur has been relentlessly performing the yagna in the form of Service along with the BJP corporators in the local self-government body, Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti members, Gram Panchayat sarpanchs, deputy sarpanchs and members, office bearers of various cells and party workers. The Shri Ramshet Thakur Samajik Vikas Mandal and Panvel BJP, having jointly helped the poor and needy, are committed to continue this co-operation in the coming times too.
Former Member of Parliament, loknete Ramshet Thakur’s birthday this time will be health-oriented. 80,000 masks are to be distributed in the Panvel region on the occasion. This worthy project is to be implemented in the wake of the Corona crisis. Also, as it is necessary to adhere to social distancing, in the background of COVID 19, all office bearers, party workers, citizens and well-wishers have been appealed to not visit the residence to convey birthday wishes. Instead, loknete Ramshet Thakur has appealed to convey their best wishes through phone or social media.
During the COVID 19 crisis, legislator Prashant Thakur and his associates first started distributing essential food-grains to the very poor. These included rice, dal, sugar edible oil, onion, potatoes and flour. 35,000 ordinary families in Panvel city and taluka availed the benefit of this through the Shri Ramshet Thakur Samajik Vikas Mandal and TIPL. Apart from this, 2,200 families by the Kamothe BJP Mandal, 2575 families by the Kalamboli BJP Mandal, 15,000 families by the Kharghar BJP Mandal and 22,000 families in the neighboring Uran also availed the benefits of this essential food-grains distribution drive.
Shri Ramshet Thakur Samajik Vikas Mandal and BJP have started Modi Bhojan community kitchens, at Panvel, Kharghar, Kalamboli and Kamothe, as meals distribution centers. 3,000 to 4,000 citizens are distributed quality meal packets everyday there. Legislator Prashant Thakur along with the BJP elected representatives, office bearers and party workers specially participate and render service in this project. Over 1.22 lakh people have been served free meals through these till date. Looking at this service of Shri Ramshet Thakur Samajik Vikas Mandal and the BJP, some citizens too have contributed as their social responsibility. Distribution of free meal is going on in Kharghar and Kalamboli even today.
In the present situation, there is a shortage of blood in many hospitals. The young Yuva Morcha workers under the leadership of legislator Prashant Thakur and the leader of the House in the Panvel City Municipal Corporation Paresh Thakur have resolved to overcome this deficiency. In the beginning of the month of March, Yuva Morcha had donated blood on a large scale, following social distancing norms, and provided blood particularly to the Tata Cancer Hospital Blood Bank, Blood Banks in MGM and Rotary in Khanda Colony. Similarly, they have resolved to collect 1,000 bottles of blood now. They are implementing other projects too.
Taking care of the citizens of the ward, emphasis has been laid on sanitizing the ward, through the BJP corporators. Along with that free Arsenic Album-30 pills that increase the power to combat diseases, sanitizers and masks are distributed. The Panvel city BJP Mandal has distributed 50,800 bottles of the pills in the wards under their jurisdiction through the local corporators, Kalamboli BJP Mandal distributed 8,500 bottles, Kamothe BJP Mandal distributed 10,000 bottles and Kharghar BJP Mandal distributed 9,200 bottles – all amounting to 78,500 bottles. The Kamothe BJP Mandal distributed 200 bottles of sanitizers, Kalamboli Mandal 180 liters and Kharghar Mandal 325 liters. The Kamothe Mandal distributed 800 masks, Kalamboli Mandal 3,000 and 1,500 citizens in the Kharghar Mandal were given the mask. Distributing over 1,500 masks and sanitizer bottles were also distributed in the Uran constituency, efforts were made by the party to safeguard the life of the citizens.
Legislator Prashant Thakur has proposed, as a special case, to allocate Rs. 50 lakhs from his MLA Fund to the Panvel City Municipal Corporation for the purchase of PPE Kits that are essential in the treatment of COVID 19. And all the BJP corporators have contributed their two months honorarium to the Mayor’s Aid Fund and co-operated with the Panvel City Municipal Corporation in this period of crisis.
Under the guidance of loknete Ramshet Thakur, legislator Prashant Thakur and leader of the House in the PCMC Paresh Thakur and all their associates have lent their helping hand in all possible ways to the people. They continue to render services as responsible representatives of the people. At the same time, the Thakur family and the BJP caringly appeal to stay at home, stay safe and take care of the family to keep away from the Corona pandemic.