Walton announces assistance for Corona-infected employees

Staff Correspondent

16 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Walton has announced special financial assistance packages for its Corona-victim employees.

Walton has also launched ‘Covid-19 Surveillance Week’ to facilitate employees with getting free Covid-19 test, vaccine registration, medical support and other services, said a press release.

Under the package, if a Walton employee dies unexpectedly from coronavirus, the family will receive all kinds of necessary assistance including money ranges from Tk 10 lakh to Tk 20 lakh by Walton Trustee.

Despite countrywide lockdown, Walton has already paid all salaries and Eid bonuses of its employees.

On Thursday, a programme titled ‘Walton Member Support Package for Covid-19’ was arranged at Walton Corporate Office in the capital maintaining proper covid-19 hygiene and social distancing rules.

Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited's Managing Director Engineer Golam Murshed launched the programme and announced the support package for employees.

Deputy Managing Director Nazrul Islam Sarker, Eva Rezwana, Amdadul Haque Sarker, Shoyeb Hossain Nobel and Alamgir Alam Sarkar, Walton Plaza Trade’s CEO Mohammad Rayhan, Chief Marketing Officer Firoj Alam, Executive Director Amin Khan, Walton Group Medical In-charge Dr. Yazdan Reza Chowdhury, Head of HR Emdadul Karim, Executive Directors Dr Shakhawat Hossain and Zahidul Islam were present at the function.