L&T Technology Services Ltd (LTTS) launches Project Neelachala – a CSR Program for those affected by cyclone Fani

Dr. Keshab Panda CEO & MD, LTTS lays the foundation stone for the initiative

Puri: L&T Technology Services Limited (NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure play engineering services company launched its Project Neelachala- a CSR Program for providing disaster resilient shelter homes to those affected by Cyclone Fani .

The foundation laying ceremony of this program was done by Dr. Keshab Panda, CEO & Managing Director of LTTS along with Mr. Balwant Singh, District Collector & District Magistrate, Puri.

As a part of the Project Neelachala, LTTS will provide skill development programs for residents in various construction activities. The training provided by LTTS will ensure the affected people have an additional means of livelihood in the longer run.

On the occasion , Mr. Balwant Singh, District Magistrate & District Collector, Puri commented, “The people of Odisha have shown immense strength and resilience in recovering from the after-effects of Cyclone Fani. This initiative undertaken by L&T Technology Services is a welcome step since rebounding from such a massive natural calamity requires contribution from all including the business community.”

Dr. Keshab Panda, CEO & MD, L&T Technology Services said, “As a leading engineering enterprise, contribution to the betterment of the society is in our DNA. What makes Project Neelachala a unique CSR initiative is that in addition to providing shelters to those in need, the training that L&T Technology Services imparts as a part of this program enables the beneficiaries to attain financial independence.

Habitat for Humanity India is L&T Technology Services’ construction partner for the Project Neelachala.