TKAP Official Statement

Bidadi Industrial Area, 14th Aug 2020:

TKAP would like to confirm the emergence of eight new cases of COVID-19, including one TKAP employee and seven contract staffs.

In the latest instances, the concerned Covid-19 positive employees had last attended the work on 29th July, 4th, 7th & 8th August 2020. TKAP in line with the Government guidelines, has quarantined those employees who are suspected to have had primary contacts with the infected employees through appropriate contact tracing. We will also extend all possible support to the infected employees during the period of treatment. Furthermore, we would like to inform all our stakeholders that we follow the process of disinfecting the workplace on a daily basis along with special deep cleaning and disinfection of the affected work areas. Post confirming the safety of the workplace and adhering to all the mandatory protocols, TKAP will continue its operations at its plant in Bidadi since all the SOPs on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 infection are complied with.

TKAP continues to be in touch with the affected team members and their families so as to support them in handling this situation carefully without further complications. Moreover, we are relieved to share that 07 out of the previously infected employees have recovered, tested negative for COVID and now undergoing mandatory home quarantine of 14 days, post their discharge from the hospital. Going forward and considering the safety and security of its employees and all of its stakeholders as its first and foremost priority in mind, TKAP will continue to take all possible preventive and remedial measures to deal with the developing situation and closely work with various stakeholders including the relevant statutory authorities.