Salman Khan lauds Gurugram-based Elan group to adopt the khidrapur village affected by flood
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has praised the Elan Group based in Gurugram for supporting the 2019 flood-affected Khidrapur village in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district. Elan Group has come forward to create pucca houses in the flood-affected area as an attempt to mitigate the damage caused due to the 2019 floods in Kolhapur district. Salman Khan had appreciated the Facebook and Instagram initiative.
The project will allow the entire village to grow comprehensively through various infrastructural and community interventions. This is also the first step towards building an environment capable of engaging all stakeholders, including experts, state governments, village communities, and farmers ‘ groups, to introduce viable solutions to tackle floods in the region.
“We are committed as a responsible organization, to bringing about a positive change in rural India. Our goal of ensuring balanced and sustainable development in the country is in line with this. Rural India is our country’s backbone and this project is a small effort to do our bit to uplift the oppressed and ensure the growth of the society as a whole, “said Elan Group director.
Elan Group has also inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Maharashtra government Zila Parishad, Kolhapur, for the said project. Elan Group will provide the necessary resources and carry out physical activities for the building of the houses according to the MOU.
The Maharashtra Government has also created a seven-member Administrative Support Committee to review the construction work. The committee will be chaired by District Collector and will include Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, technical members appointed by the District Magistrate, representatives of the Revenue Department nominated by the District Magistrate, Gram Sevaks of the respective villages, Member Secretary of the Head of Departments concerned, and a representative from Elan Party.
Elan Group is one of India’s most trusted and fastest growing property firms. The company has been a major change driver in the Indian realty scenario; bringing commercial real estate to an entirely new level in the last 4 years with its flagship developments–Mercado, Elan Town Center and Elan Miracle.