The pilot vaccination drive launched at Embassy Manyata Business Park and Embassy TechVillage, Bangalore on April 08, 2021, and April 09, 2021 respectively, witnessed a total of over 200 frontline staff receiving vaccines. The company aims to vaccinate 1450 frontline staff in the next ten days.
Embassy REIT is in discussions with the health authorities for the implementation of the vaccination programme for employees of the over 100 occupiers across all the Embassy REIT business parks in Bengaluru.
The CVC comprises of waiting lounge, registration by BBMP officials both in hard copy and as well CO-WIN portal, vaccination room, duty doctor and an ambulance for emergencies.
Mike Holland, Chief Executive Officer of Embassy REIT said, “Embassy REIT is dedicated to providing safe workspaces for our tenants, and we place a high premium on the wellbeing of all employees across our parks including front line workers such as security guards and housekeeping staff. We have partnered with BBMP to set up CVCs to kick-start the vaccination campaign for those working in our parks. We thank the authorities and are supporting them with this initiative so as to play our part in to achieving the goal of widespread and speedy vaccination across the city of Bengaluru.”
Embassy REIT, listed in April 2019, is India’s first publicly listed Real Estate Investment Trust. The REIT owns and operates a 42.4 million square feet portfolio of eight infrastructure-like office parks and four city-centre office buildings in India’s best-performing office markets of Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, and the National Capital Region. Embassy REIT’s portfolio comprises 32.3 mn sft of completed operating area and is home to over 200 of the world’s leading companies. The portfolio also comprises strategic amenities, including two operational business hotels, four under-construction hotels, and a 100MW solar park supplying renewable energy to tenants.