1. CSR Activity- Cancer prevention camp
In Thalayoothu village of Tirunelveli Arumbugal conducted a medical camp for Cancer prevention with the cancer prevention institute, Udhavum ullangal , Chennai. The ATG tyres Gangaikondan sponsored the programme as one of theirCSR Activity.
Arumbugal has 60 women SHGs functioning in and around Thalayoothu village.The India cements company is located there. Most of the women are involved in Tobacoo rolling (Beedi) for their lively hood income.There may be chances for occupational health hazards. So the location thalayoothu was selected for the medical camp.Local SHG women around 80 came for the checkup and 6 women found +ve . They were referred for treatment and followup.
ATG GM Mr.Murugesan , Arumbugal Managing Director Dr.R.Mathivanan , Director MRs.V.LathaMathivanan , Town panchayat chairman, Sankar nagar, president Thalayoothu . along with the Arumbugal and ATG tyre staff organised the programme in a benefitting manner.
2. Chennai Flood Relief:
Arumbugal and its women SHG’s contributed lot of materials worth Rs. One and Half lakhs to the victims of chennai floods – 2015. Materials like Rice , Dhal, Sarees , Consumer items etc.. were sent to Tiruvallur District villages as relief materials.