SBI distributes 4000 water bottles to Navi Mumbaikars

SBI General Insurance “Free Water on Wheels” a great initiative says citizens

The SBI General Insurance on 3rd June, 2019 which is celebrated as a “World Environment Day” distributed free water in Navi Mumbai covering area like Panvel, CBD-Belapur, Vashi, Nerul and Seawoods. “Free Water on Wheels” van travelled in various part of the city and distributed about 4000 bottles to Navi Mumbaikars.

Many people took the benefit of the initiative and they were very happy with the SBI General Insurance initiative and said that in future they will like the other companies too to carry out such unique initiative.

RJ Hrishikesh Mhatre, a resident of Juinagar, who took the water bottle from the van, said, “The climate is really hot nowadays and water is very essential to keep oneself hydrated; so according to me the initiative by SBI is appreciable.”

SBI General Spokesperson, speaking to the Newsband, said, “SBI General insurance company has organized this initiative keeping in mind the need of water in the hot afternoons, specially for those working on the streets such a traffic personal, dabba walas, delivery guys, watchmen, auto and taxi drivers amongst others. Till date we have distributed close to 45,000 bottles and more that 11,000 liters of water across Mumbai and Thane. We encourage people to use the dustbin kept near the van post drinking water. At the end of each day all the bottles are collected and sent across for recycling.”

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