KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has made a RM1.5 million sponsor to the Nationwide Welfare Basis (YKN) for the fourth Higher Brighter Anjung Kasih YKN challenge at Hospital Raja Perempuan Zainab II (HRPZ II) in Kota Bharu, Kelantan.
TNB president and chief government officer TNB Datuk Baharin Din stated the sponsor goals to enhance the momentary residing amenities on the authorities hospital, together with constructing upgrades, tools, and upkeep financing for 5 years from 2023 to 2028.
“The supply of this facility is among the many commitments of TNB in healthcare for the individuals, particularly these from rural areas, and people who can not afford momentary residing house and transportation value concerned in commuting backwards and forwards to the hospital.
“With out such a facility, the kin of sufferers must relaxation or sleep beside hospital ward beds or within the foyer, surau, and different areas in hospital premises whereas they await their relations present process therapy in hospital wards,” he stated in a press release in the present day.
The sponsor for Anjung Kasih HRPZ II can accommodate 60 individuals at anybody time, he added.
The handing over of test ceremony was held on March 17 on the hospital auditorium, attended by Minister of Power and Pure Sources Datuk Seri Takiyuddin Hassan, Minister of Ladies, Household and Group Improvement Datuk Seri Rina Mohd Harun, who can be the chair of Pemegang Amanah YKN.
Additionally current had been the director of HRPZ II Datuk Dr Selasawati Ghazali, CEO of YKN Nordina Haron, and chief government of TNB International Enterprise Options Ahmad Hushairi Ibrahim.
Beforehand, TNB, by way of its company social duty (CSR) initiatives, sponsored the upgrading of three transit homes, specifically Higher Brighter Dormitory IJN Basis on the Nationwide Coronary heart Institute (IJN) in Kuala Lumpur (2017); Higher Brighter Anjung Kasih YKN @ Hospital Serdang, Selangor (2018) and Higher Brighter Anjung Kasih YKN Hospital Melaka (2020).
TNB is the primary government-linked firm to sponsor the upgrading of transit homes managed by YKN
in authorities hospitals, a part of its caring company tradition which additionally appears to be like into areas reminiscent of training, socioeconomic, sports activities, and the surroundings.
Baharin revealed that in IJN, over 40,000 relations of sufferers benefited from the initiative whereas in Hospital Serdang, 800 relations of sufferers benefited.
He stated such efforts are a part of TNB’s dedication in direction of Atmosphere, Social, and Governance (ESG) targets.
“That is consistent with the Sustainable Improvement Objectives (SDG) agenda of the United Nations, which states, amongst others, the necessity to stability prosperity with the economic system, social and the surroundings,” he stated. – Bernama