“Now we have partnered with top-tier hospitals and a tech-enabled online-to-offline supply platform specializing in main care and pressing response companies to offer COVID-19 vaccination assist to our India-based staff. As a part of this partnership, starting early June, topic to availability, Wipro expects to have entry to a complete of 100,000 doses of three vaccines – Covishield, Covaxin and Sputnik V — as the primary tranche for the unique use of our staff and their dependents (partner and youngsters),” Wipro mentioned in an announcement.
“Vaccination companies might be offered freed from cost and might be administered each on our campuses and at companion hospitals across the nation. The companion hospitals collectively have a presence in over 140 areas throughout the nation,” the Wipro mentioned in an announcement to Moneycontrol.
Wipro has earlier mentioned that they’re organising vaccination camps for workers at its Digital Metropolis campus in Bengaluru and can develop it to different elements of India.
“We are going to shortly organise COVID vaccination camps at our Electronics Metropolis campus for Bangalore-based staff and are making obligatory efforts to roll out vaccination camps throughout different main workplaces in India. We’re monitoring the scenario and dealing with specialists to make sure that our staff get the very best assist at each stage,” mentioned Wipro.
The IT behemoth additionally plans to facilitate complimentary pre- and post-vaccination assist in addition to vaccination reimbursement for its staff and their spouses, based on experiences.
Tech Mahindra and HCL Tech earlier mentioned that also they are in talks with vaccine producers for procurement of vaccine instantly.