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Wednesday, 2nd June 2021

SLT-MOBITEL partners Maduru Oya Army Training School and Trincomalee Divisional Secretariat to support COVID affected communities

SLT-MOBITEL partnered with the Maduru Oya Army Training School and Trincomalee Divisional Secretariat in an initiative recently, to distribute dry ration packs to communities affected due to Covid-19 restrictions in the Polonnaruwa and Trincomalee areas.
 
Dry rations packs worth Rs 2,500 each containing essential items were provided to 450 families, who have been unable to provide for their daily needs during these challenging times.
 
Understanding many hardships faced by the nation due to the pandemic, SLT-MOBITEL has been continuously supporting communities through a host of key initiatives; including, supporting frontline staff, donation of medical equipment, Personal Protective Equipment, connectivity solutions for quarantine centers and other essential items and assisting public and private institutions in ensuring uninterrupted connectivity.
In addition, SLT-MOBITEL introduced a meritorious initiative themed ‘Daana Paaramitha’ in lieu of Vesak to help communities that were affected due to COVID 19. Both Pre-Paid and Post-Paid customers can simply donate via SMS by simply typing ‘YES’ and sending it to 255. For every SMS Rs. 50 will be charged and in return, SLT-MOBITEL will match all public donations and will double the funds collected. The funds collected will be used to distribute dry rations, medical supplies and relief kits to Sri Lankan communities in distress.
 
 

Senior Officer of the Army Training School in Maduru Oya handing over a pack to an individual from the Polonnaruwa area.

 

 
Trincomalee Government Agent Mr. Saman Darshana Pandikorala handing over dry rations packs to families in the Trincomalee area accompanied by SLT-MOBITEL Officials.

 

 

 

Friday, 28th May 2021

SLT-MOBITEL invites public to take part in a special initiative this Vesak to help communities affected by Covid-19

Rooted in SLT-MOBITEL’s over a decade of history is the common purpose to support and strengthen communities. Especially during these unprecedented challenging times, helping those in need are vital. Marking an important season of Vesak this year, SLT-MOBITEL invites the general public to join ‘Daana Paaramitha’, an initiative conceptualized to support the communities affected by the pandemic.
 
SLT-MOBITEL understands that many families are facing financial difficulties and as a result enduring severe hardships, especially communities in lower income level segments due to the prevailing situation. The endeavor will provide health equipment, dry rations and relief packs to communities affected by Covid-19.
 
To support these distressed communities, SLT-MOBITEL has instituted a fund where customers can now join and participate in a meritorious deed. Both Pre-Paid and Post-Paid customers can donate via SMS by simply typing ‘YES’ and Send it to 255. For every SMS Rs. 50 will be charged and in return, SLT-MOBITEL will match all public donations and will double the funds collected. In addition, customers also have the option of sending multiple SMS from the same number.
 
SLT-MOBITEL is committed to keeping the nation connected during these challenging times and the Group has implemented numerous national level initiatives to help support the affected communities as a result of COVID-19. The Group also donated one million masks in public locations and has re-engineered its operations to help public private institutions carry out uninterrupted services by providing high-quality connectivity solutions.
 

 

Monday, 24th May 2021

SLT-MOBITEL donates ICU beds to Kandy General Hospital

SLT-MOBITEL, the National ICT, Telecommunications and Mobile Services Provider, donated fully equipped Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Beds to the Kandy General Hospital recently, as part of its continuous efforts to help Sri Lanka combat the global pandemic.
 
The endeavour was facilitated in collaboration with the Kandy City Center Management and the donation included ICU beds, personal protective gear (PPE) and other medical equipment to help support healthcare workers to treat patients with cutting edge medical solutions.
 
Mobitel has previously donated medical facilities to both the private and public health sectors, and is committed to empowering healthcare personnel with superior digital connectivity solutions to carry out their duties in a safe and hassle free manner.
 
In addition, Mobitel introduced the ‘Daana Paaramitha’ campaign in lieu of Vesak to help communities that were affected due to COVID 19. Both Pre-Paid and Post-Paid customers can simply donate via SMS by simply typing ‘YES’ and send it to 255. For every SMS Rs. 50 will be charged and in return, SLT-MOBITEL will match all public donations and will double the funds collected. The funds collected will be used to distribute dry rations, medical supplies and relief kits to Sri Lankan communities in distress.
 
 

 

 

 

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