Dubai, UAE; July 11, 2013: Pure Gold Jewellers has donated USD 50,000 to Indian Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to help victims of recent floods and landslides in Uttarakhand, India.
In a letter to the Indian Prime Minister's Office, Firoz Merchant, Chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers expressed his concern for those who lost their loved and near ones and their life's belongings in the natural calamity. Heavy rainfall which triggered the floods and landslides has left thousands dead and multitudes missing, displaced and stranded.
Firoz Merchant, Chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers states, “The extend of the suffering and loss caused by the rains is overwhelming and this needs the concerted effort of private and public sector to tackle the situation. I hope more companies and individuals will come forward to help the people in Uttarakhand especially during this Holy month of Ramadan.”
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, Pure Gold Jewellers have contributed to victims of natural calamities and those in unfortunate circumstances in different parts of the world including Germany, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Afghanistan, Jordan, Malaysia, Maldives, Syria and others.
About Pure Gold Jewellers:
Pure Gold Jewellers is an award winning jewellery retailer recognised for excellent customer service by the industry; and is now one of the fastest growing jewellery brands with 125 stores in ten countries.
Pure Gold Jewellers is a recipient of the 'Best Service Performance Brand' award in the large business category for five years - 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 - under the Dubai Service Excellence Scheme (DSES) of the Dubai Department of Economic Development.
The company also topped in the 'Best Customer Service' category in the UAE jewellery sector in an annual study by international consultancy Ethos Consultancy for the year 2009 and 2010.
Pure Gold Jewellers has been consistently ranked as a Superbrand by UAE Superbrand Council for five consecutive years since 2009.
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