Monday, 6 Feb 2023
PDO employees raise RO166,000 for cyclone-hit communities in Dhofar

PDO staff raise RO166,000 for cyclone-hit communities in Dhofar

The funds will be employed to repair homes broken in the storms and will be divided in between the southern wilayats in Dhofar and residents’ house that have been broken in the company’s concession location, stated a press release.

Abdul Amir Abdul Hussein al Ajmi, external affairs and worth creation director, PDO presented the cheque to Ali Ibrahim Shenoon al Raisi, executive chairman, Oman Charitable Organization (OCO) at the company’s headquarters. OCO will make certain the funds raised will be employed as efficiently as achievable to aid relieve the suffering of the numerous individuals who have lost their properties and livelihoods.

In a separate announcement earlier this week, PDO announced that the business was donating RO5mn to assistance impacted individuals and the ongoing recovery efforts in the wake of the tropical storm which hit Dhofar and Al Wusta governorates.

“Our staff has been extremely generous in their donations and are keen to help the many who lost so much to rebuild their lives and homes after this natural disaster. OCO will ensure that the money reaches the people who are in most need as quickly as possible,” mentioned Ajmi.

PDO has an established record of holding employees charity appeals backed by the business to assistance these impacted by all-natural disasters and conflicts. Examples in current years consist of two appeals for the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, assistance for the Rohingya refugees and fundraising efforts for the victims of Nepal earthquake, Syrian civil war, Gaza conflict and Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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