The amount has been donated by Public Sector Undertakings from the steel and mining sectors.

"This amount has been donated by public sector undertakings from the steel and mining sectors," an official statement said.
    
Steel PSUs have donated Rs 11 crore while mining PSUs have contributed Rs 4 crore to the fund, out of the total of Rs 15 crore.

The highest contribution (Rs 6 crore) to the fund has been made by the country's top iron ore miner NMDC, followed by Rs 3 crore by domestic steel giant SAIL.


The Minister of State for Labour and Employment and Steel and Mines, Vishnudeo Sai, and senior officials were also present on the occasion.

 

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