* An initiative aimed to aid the police community fight climatic challenges in the lockdown
In its continued efforts to assist fight Covid-19, ACT Fibernet, one of India’s largest fiber broadband ISP (Internet Service Provider), today donated 4750 rainsuits to Bengaluru Traffic Police, to acknowledge and recognize their relentless service towards the society during this challenging times. The rainsuits were given to the traffic police in the presence of Honorable Shri. Basavaraja Bommaih, Home Minister of Karnataka and Bala Malladi, Chief Executive Officer, Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd., Kamal Pant, Police Commissioner, B R Ravikanthe Gowda IPS, Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic), and other senior officers.
The pandemic has displayed extraordinary human resilience to preserve and prolong life and social order. As India is witnessing a massive surge in cases, and cities going on lockdown, the work of police officials has increased manifold to ensure citizens are safe and at the same time law and order is maintained. ACT Fibernet has been working with the government in every way possible to help fight this fatal virus since 2020 and this contribution is aimed to help the traffic police overcome climatic conditions during the monsoon season while allowing them to continue with their duty. ACT Fibernet is the first company to contribute rainsuits to entire traffic police force of Bengaluru.
Honourable Shri. Basavaraja Bommaih, Karnataka Home Minister addressed the gathering said, “We were planning to distribute rainsuits to the police officials, and I am happy to see ACT Fibernet has come forward to support us. On behalf of the Police department, I express gratitude and appreciation to ACT Fibernet for providing Scientifically Designed rainsuits that will aid our officers to perform their duties even in monsoon. Also, would like to thank, Mr Bala Malladi, CEO, ACT Fibernet for being part of this event and associating with us. “
“We appreciate the initiative taken by ACT Fibernet in providing the rainsuits to the Bengaluru traffic police who always have to work in open environments. The assistance provided by them will be very useful for the traffic department officers to perform their duties without any inconvenience even in the upcoming rainy season.” said Kamal Pant, Commissioner of Police, Bangalore City
“ACT Fibernet associated themselves with Bengaluru traffic police and provided rainsuits to all our staffs and officers which shows the organisation’s concern and involvement in social activities. This assistance will support Bengaluru traffic police who struggle in adverse conditions to maintain traffic flow, law enforcement and ensure lockdown too. We appreciate ACT Fibernet showing their support.” said B R Ravikanthe Gowda IPS, Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic), Bengaluru City
Speaking about the initiative Bala Malladi, Chief Executive Officer, Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd. said, “It is our small token of appreciation to Bengaluru Traffic Police, who make our lives easier during this difficult time. They work tirelessly day and night, providing support and protecting the citizens of the state as we are navigating through a global pandemic. We appreciate their dedicated work more due to the fact that as a preferred Internet provider, our employees too brave the pandemic and inclement weather in discharging their duties. This gesture from us is to express our heartfelt gratitude to the police force for their constant support.”
ACT Fibernet has supported the needs of society and is driven towards aiding the welfare of people at large through multiple initiatives. ACT Fibernet strongly commends and salutes the frontline workers who have been tirelessly fighting this battle against Covid-19.
About ACT Fibernet
ACT Fibernet is one of largest wired ISPs (Internet Service Provider) in India. Headquartered in Bangalore it has operations in 19 cities with 1.8 million customers.
ACT Fibernet is known for its cutting-edge technology and high-speed broadband connectivity that the company provides to its customers. In 2019, ACT Fibernet forayed in the consumer category with the launch of its product ACT stream TV 4K. ACT Fibernet was the first broadband service provider to bring 1 Giga speed connectivity in India to the city of Hyderabad in 2017, followed by Bengaluru and Chennai in 2018. ACT Fibernet has been recognized as India’s most Consistent Broadband Network in 2020 by Ookla, Best Brands 2020 in the broadband category by The Economic Times, Best Broadband for Streaming in Hyderabad and Chennai as per research conducted by InMobi in Sept 2020, and No.1 Broadband for Gaming according to The Times of India Report, 2020.