AESL will support 5,000 employees for the two shots of vaccine plus one dependent each.
• Being front line workers who braved all odds during the lockdown to keep the learning going for their students, teachers need to be protected as they educate the future of the nation
• The cost of vaccination of One dependent of each employee will be taken care of by AESL
• Nearly 750 support staff across India will also be taken care of
In-line with its employee first approach and its commitment towards being a socially responsible company and protecting educators who served as frontline workers during the lockdown, Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), the national leader in test preparatory services, has announced that it will be taking care of the complete vaccination cost for Covid-19 for all its employees and one dependent each across India.
This will amount to 5,000 employees for the two shots of vaccine plus one dependent each. The vaccine cost will also be taken care of for the nearly 750 support staff across India including housekeeping staff and security guards as well.
Aakash Chaudhry, Managing Director, Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL) said “Our employees have shown exemplary perseverance and dedication during the ongoing pandemic. Taking care of their vaccination cost is in line with our commitment to our employees’ well-being. Our constant endeavour is to continue to maintain safety and hygiene at our workplaces. Covering the cost of vaccination for our employees and their dependent family member is a small gesture from the organisation to express our gratitude to our employees.”
India’s vaccination program began on January 16th, January 2021 with frontline and health workers. It has since been expanded to senior citizens and now citizens over 45 with or without co-morbidities as well recently.