The economic slowdown which has occurred during the pandemic has seen various businesses faltering at a rapid rate. On the other hand, Ajay Harinath Singh’s Darwin Platform Group of Companies has kept flourishing through the continuous efforts by Ajay and his team. The major reason behind the success of the business has been the motivation of Ajay as each and every employee is free to generate new ideas.
The USD 6 billion Darwin Platform Group of Companies (DPGC) has announced mega business expansion plans. And in the process, has also launched the most ambitious employment generation drive to provide hope and energy to the nation facing the crisis of a life-time. The pandemic has come as a serious disaster to not only India but the whole world also and everyone is bearing the brunt of it. But some people are not ready to be bowed down by this serious threat and keep on working hard. Ajay Harinath is one of those who have been undeterred by everything going around. Not only did he continuously worked hard but also helped the people suffering at the hand of pandemic.
The Darwin Group has allocated Rs 7,000 crores to expand its footprint in retail, agri-business, healthcare & pharma, energy amongst other business domains. The Group is targeting to provide direct employment on a monthly payroll of minimum Rs 20,000 to at least 1.5 lakh people in each Indian state, which adds to approximately 40 lakh direct employment generation over the due course of time pan-India. Announcing its ambitious, spirited and bold expansion and employment generation drive, Group Chairman Ajay Harinath said that these are the times to build national hope and do our own bit to keep up the nation’s morale while adding to nation’s future well-being.
Doing his bit during the Covid-19 pandemic, Darwin Platform Group of Companies recently announced the launch of advanced and quick Covid Test Kits available for the states. The DGPC had recently entered into a joint venture with Canadian Defence production company KMG and the collective capabilities were diverted to manufacture and supply advanced Covid-19 test kits. The company initiated talks with several state government including Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh for the supply of test kits.
As Ajay is so passionate for nation-building through strong business models, he directed to ram up all resources in India and globally to fight the COVID-19 crisis. The launch of testing and antiviral kits reflects his concerns of a social cause in the times of an emergency due to Pandemic. According to the company, the drug arm of the DPGC is also in the process of supplying antiviral kits which include masks, sanitizers and rubs.
It is never easy to keep evolving and developing new business strategies in order to expand business and that too during these difficult times of covid-19, but Ajay has always believed in improvising and that’s why he comes up with something new every time. Though DPGC, with over Rs 41,000 crore network and 19 associate companies operates in 11 countries, there is no stopping Ajay, who is a man of few words. His actions speak for him.
In addition, his work during the pandemic includes supplying Immunity booster drugs such as steroids, vitamin for the public. He says people can call or write the company for the boosters and the drugs will be delivered at their doorstep. DPGC, in association with KMG Canada, also plans to invest heavily for COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator, to help speed up the development of therapies to treat coronavirus.
DPGC also announced a slew of employment generation measures to make 4 million (40 Lakh) people financial distress-free with gainful jobs. The country’s biggest employment scheme aims to build a strong nation with employment generation and wealth creation. The Group targets to provide 1.25 lakh employment or income generation opportunities in each state and Union Territories such as Delhi and Chandigarh. Announcing it’s ambitious, spirited and bold expansion and employment generation drive, Group Chairman Ajay Harinath Singh, said that these are the times to build national hope and do our own bit to keep up the nation’s morale while adding to nation’s future well-being.
Darwin group has interest in multiple business verticals. While retail, agri, healthcare & pharma, energy will get about 20% each of allocated Rs 7000 crore, rest of the capital outlay will be infused in other business verticals.