News from APPL Foundation

Elephant Rescue

Around 3.00 P.M. on 28.10.2014 at Khoirabari Division, in section No. 2, a herd of approx. 100 wild elephants were spotted. Locals from the nearby Ghagra Bazar had gathered to watch them. The onlookers were asked to leave the site when it was suddenly reported that one elephant had just fallen into a drain. In the meantime Mr. U. Basnet, Asst.

International Girl Child Awareness Camp

The Teok Tea Estate management team and Angabari women workers presented the translation of the contents of the message by, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka to mark the International Day of the Girl Child emphasizing responsibilities of parents, guardians, society, girls themselves, boys-brothers & fathers etc to 23 participants.

In response to the devastating floods that affected Jammu & Kashmir in September 2014, the Tata Group, under the auspices of the Tata Relief Committee, had set up a Relief Unit in the state to provide urgently needed humanitarian assistance to the displaced families. Several Tata employees from various group companies had also volunteered to join the relief efforts.

Solidaridad & APPL provide medical aid to workers and families

Solidaridad, an international development organization in collaboration with Amalgamated Plantations Private Limited has conducted a set of 4 medical camps for workers and their families in closed tea gardens of West Bengal in the vicinity of Amalgamated Plantations Pvt. Ltd. gardens.