In view of the spread of COVID-19 and directives of Central & State Governments and local bodies, Dalmia Bharat Ltd has temporarily suspended its operations at various locations and will take further decision about resumption of operations based on situation and directives of the Government.
“To address the unprecedented situation created by COVID-19, we have taken all requisite steps including focusing on the safety of our people and business associates at all locations wherever we work, the communities we live and work in. We are constantly monitoring the dynamic situation, following applicable government directives and ensuring regular communication with our people and business associates. We have put in place several measures including a dedicated helpdesk – Dalmia Support, increased precautions at our facilities, work from home for all our offices, greater use of digital technology and all such steps as are required to ensure health & safety of our people and business continuity,” the company said in a release to the Exchanges.
Dalmia Bharat (formerly known as Odisha Cement Limited) was established in 1939 and has a history of more than 8 decades. The company prides itself on having been at the forefront of pioneering and introducing many new technologies, which exist today, which are followed by others in the industry.