Westin Dhaka, Prerona Foundation ink agreement

Staff Correspondent

22 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Prerona Foundation and The Westin Dhaka signed an agreement to expand the use of Prerona masks in the capital recently.

Under the agreement, Prerona Masks will be available for spot purchase for the guests and visitors of The Westin Dhaka, said a press release.

 The masks have been made by the specially-abled students of PFDA Vocational Training Center under the ‘Amra Shikhi, Amra Shikhi’ programme, a Prerona Foundation initiative that supports economic inclusion of communities living in the fringes of the society.

Daniel Muhor, Cluster General Manager of The Westin Dhaka and Sheraton Dhaka and Anowarul Amin, Chief Executive Officer, Prerona Foundation, signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organisations.

Senior officials of The Westin Dhaka and Prerona Foundation were also present on the occasion.

The fabric masks made by the specially-abled students of PFDA-Vocational Training Centre follow all the safety guidelines provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and meet all the parameters set by Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) in Bangladesh.

Coming at a price range of Tk 400, the fabric masks are washable and reusable up to 20 times.