Cinthol soap join hands with Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation to promote hand hygiene’s a safety measure against COVID-19
Hyderabad June 12, 2020: With more than 4,000people affected by the pandemic in the city, Hyderabad is witnessing adaily increasein the number of COVID-19 cases. Acknowledging this concern, Cinthol, one of the leading soap brands that now comes with 99.9% germ protection, partnered with Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)to stress the importance of hand hygiene amongst as it will be key to combat the spread of COVID-19. As part of this initiative, GHMC will be distributing more than 5000 Cinthol soaps to people living in containment areas, its municipal workers and the sanitation staff.
The virus outbreak has prompted a change in lifestyles affecting everything right from how we work, travel, eat, etc. and in testing times like these it is important to ensure that safety and hygiene remain the highest priority. Cinthol, through this initiative with GHMC, aims to convey the simple measure of washing hands regularly to ensure safety.
Sharing his views, N Sudhamsh, Deputy Commissioner (Chandanagar Circle), Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, said, “To win the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to ensure that hand hygiene is not neglected. Washing hands regularly is a key preventive measure to stop the spreading of this virus. Cinthol has joined hands with us to spread this message. We are thankful to Cinthol for providing us soap bars which will be given to municipal workers, sanitation staff, and people living in containment areas.”
Commenting on the initiative, Mr. Sunil Kataria CEO – India and SAARC, Godrej Consumer Products Limited (GCPL), said, “We would like to express our gratitude to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation in partnering with us for an initiative that allows us to serve citizens better.Through this initiative, we and the municipal corporation are jointly aiming to emphasize that every person will have to embrace hand hygiene as a habit as we take a step towards the new normal. As one of the most trusted soap brands of Hyderabad, Cinthol stands in solidarity with its citizens and believesthat we can jointly overcome this pandemic and emerge victorious in our fight against it.”
Cinthol is committed to Hyderabad and the state of Telangana. The brand has undertaken many initiatives toempowers citizens in the city and share a strong bond with them. Last year, Cinthol Lime soap partnered with Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation,to set up freshness zones at Annapurna Canteens across various locations in Hyderabad. The idea behind these freshness zones by Cinthol Lime soap, was to give respite to the canteen visitors, who are usually commuting under the scorching afternoon heat of summer season and may not get a chance to freshen up. Over 40,000 people had benefit from this initiative in the city.