Restaurant owners and other entrepreneurs come together to combat second covid wave in Kolkata

EOK’s Breathe Again aims at facilitating Covid care facilities - Setting up 500 + HDU / Isolation beds in partership with Private / Govt Hospitals.
  • Nusra Deputy Features Editor

The city of joy, Kolkata’s leading entrepreneurs come together to for a “RAPID ACTION FORCE” - Entrepreneurs of Kolkata (EOK) is a group of Business individuals & start-ups from kolkata lead by a core group which includes entrepreneurs like Sagar Daryani, founder, Wow! Momo, Pulak Chamaria, owner Infinity Group, Aditya Ladsaria, founder Chai Break and Amit Saraogi of Anmol Feeds to name a few.

EOK is aimed at combating covid’s second wave in a much more organised and swift manner.

EOK is run by a group of business individuals & start-ups from the city of Joy who are bringing in agility, quick thinking, crowd funding and nimble footedness to the fight. The initiative is called “Breathe Again” - in which they are partnering with leading Govt and Private Hospitals/Organisation and creating an additional force against the second wave of Covid 19.

EOK’s Breathe Again aims at facilitating Covid care facilities - Setting up 500 + HDU / Isolation beds in partership with Private / Govt Hospitals. Oxygen Supply & Procurement of Oxygen ConcentratorsMedical Infra support such as procurement of Ventilators, Bipap Machines & medical devices.

EOK is raising funds from amongst their own network & connects with the ultimate goal to set up more Hospital beds in partnership with leading Government & Private Hospitals within the city. The organisation is also using its connect to arrange for ventilators & oxygen cylinders for hospitals.

The vision is to set up 500 plus hospital beds including 200 + ICU beds in Kolkata as the situations get more critical & grimmer with every day.

The dymanic team is also fast-tracking the import of 50 Bipap Ventilators from Singapore through the support of Maharashtra Chambers of Commerce & Temasek Singapore.

 “The initiative rekindles the spirit of entrepreneurship in the city; for entrepreneurs are those who believe in brining a change. Our aim is to equip the government and hospitals with secondary forces. This initiative provides the business and start-up ecosystem of Kolkata to give back to the city in this hour of need. We request more people from Kolkata to come forward and contribute in making this initiative a larger and more impactful success. Even a Rs. 100 each contributed by residents of Kolkata will go a long way in making this crown funding more impactful,” shared Daryani.

EOK requests the people of Kolkata to come forward and join hands with us in their quest to raise funds & resources for increasing critical care Hospital Beds, arranging oxygen and ventilators. 

To Donate pls use the following Account No. Below or use the link

Account name: "R C Calcutta Visionaries Trust"

Union Bank of India, Strand Road Branch

Kolkata 700001

Account No: 301801010036822

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