P&G to produce and donate masks and hand sanitisers

Chennai: Procter & Gamble, one of the leading FMCG companies in India, has stepped up its efforts to serve the country in response to Covid-19 under its response program “P&G Suraksha India”.

The company has announced that it will produce face masks and hand sanitisers for its employees, and to
support the government and relief organisations who are on the front lines of this pandemic in India.

The production of hand sanitizers has begun in Roorkee, and the company has manufactured the first batch already. The company will soon begin manufacturing 3-ply face masks in Hyderabad.

Madhusudan Gopalan, MD and CEO, P&G Indian Subcontinent, said, “Under our program “P&G Suraksha India” we are stepping up to support the government and those who are on the front line in India‚Äôs fight against Covid-
19. We have started production of hand sanitisers and we will begin the production of masks soon.”


NT Bureau