Express Avenue successfully kick-starts inoculating its 18+ employees
300+ retail store employees were given the jab in two days
Chennai, 21 May 2021: Express Avenue Mall, Chennai’s award winning fashion and entertainment mall, organized a vaccination drive for 18+ as part of their commitment & responsibility towards their important stakeholders on ground i.e. 300+ retail store employees considered to be Frontline workers.
The vaccination drive was conducted over the 2 days- Thursday, 20th & Friday 21st May 2021 at the Central Atrium. As always, all necessary safety precautions such as mandatory wearing of mask, frequent sanitization of hands & maintaining social distancing were implemented at the mall to ensure a smooth flow.
In order to ensure 100% efficacy of this unique initiative they made it mandatory for all store employees to get vaccinated in order to continue working in the stores in Express Avenue. All the employees had to do to take benefit of this program was to carry their Aadhar card. The employees were at their respective stores and were called in small batches to avoid crowding.
Sharing her thoughts about the activity, Mrs Kavita Singhania, MD Express Avenue “ As part of our ethos and culture as inherited from our chairperson Mrs Saroj Goenka ,we always look out for ways and means to give back to the community in however small or big way we can. For us Safety of our team, employees & family members is of utmost priority. In unprecedented times like these, we feel fortunate to be in a position to invest and influence and also fulfil our duty as a responsible corporate citizen to contribute towards a better tomorrow. We have also made a representation to the government to work with them more collaboratively in accelerating the herd immunity of our beautiful Chennai city.”