Acknowledging the selfless contribution of Dr. Sohan Roy, Founder Chairman and CEO of UAE based Aries Group of Companies during the COVID-19 pandemic scenario, Bharat Cine & TV Writers Association awarded him with a Certificate of Participation. The award was presented in recognition of Dr. Roy’s outstanding dedication and service to the nation & fight against COVID 19 during the period of lockdown. He was titled and appreciated as “CORONA Warrior” by the association. As a part of its Group’s Social Commitment Scheme, Aries distributed masks to Kerala Police to keep them safe during the COVID emergency in the state. To prevent the exposure of our Police department to any health risk because of lack of healthcare equipment, He also included members of the Police Department along with underprivileged families and other healthcare professionals under the Social Commitment Scheme.
His immediate announcement as soon as the pandemic hit, was to provide 10 ventilators to 10 districts. His other statement was “Support a Family” drive to support 2000 needy families, where he had asked each of the company’s employees to try and help one poor family and take up their responsibility during this crisis period. This campaign was launched considering the hardships daily wagers have to endure during this lockdown period. His 9000sq. Ft house at Desamangalam, Kerala, was also set aside for getting it converted to isolation wards by the state. Apart from delivering 1000 masks, the group has also promised to provide monetary back up to fund the in house masks made by the battalion. Recently, Idukki M.P Dean Kuriakkose inaugurated the Aries Family Help Scheme under which the group provided around 1800 needy families with food through the public kitchen. Aries Group has always played a significant role when it comes to CSR activities.
The company has a remarkable history in helping people cope with turns of unfortunate events, both natural and man-made. When the Kerala flood took a toll on people’s lives, the advanced rescue operations and disaster coping mechanisms carried out by the Aries Group gained much recognition and acknowledgment. Being the founder Chairman of Indywood Billionaires Club, he has been setting a remarkable example for others from the Billionaires in the community to extend their valuable contributions.