People’s Insurance PLC Commits to a Greener Tomorrow on National Insurance Day

September 4, 2023 at 3:28 PM

People’s Insurance PLC, a renowned leader in the general insurance sector, continues to take strides in not only safeguarding the future of its policyholders but also in nurturing a sustainable and vibrant future for the entire nation. With an unwavering commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the company proudly announces its recent plantation project that aligns perfectly with the government’s vision of transforming Colombo into a world-class 21st-century city.

In harmony with its tagline, “Empowering a resilient nation,” People’s Insurance PLC embarked on a mission to contribute actively to the beautification and development of Colombo, the bustling heart of Sri Lanka. Recognizing the pivotal role greenery plays in creating a livable and sustainable urban environment, the company initiated a plantation project that saw the introduction of 40 lush plants along the iconic Parliament Road, Dickman’s Road and the central island of Liberty Place.

The project represents People’s Insurance PLC’s deep-seated dedication to enhancing the quality of life for the citizens of Colombo and fostering a harmonious coexistence between the urban landscape and nature. These newly planted trees and plants not only add to the visual appeal of the city’s thoroughfares but also provide essential ecological benefits.

Speaking about the initiative, Mr. Isuru Balapatabendi, Chairman expressed their enthusiasm: “At People’s Insurance PLC, we firmly believe that our responsibility extends beyond offering insurance solutions. Our commitment to CSR drives us to contribute positively to the communities we serve. Through this plantation project, we aim to play a significant role in shaping Colombo’s future as a city that represents sustainable living and urban well-being. Our tagline, ‘Empowering a resilient nation,’ summarize our vision of creating a robust and flourishing society.”

Adding to this, the CEO of People’s Insurance PLC, Ms. Jeevani Kariyawasam, stated, “Our commitment to CSR extends beyond our core business. We view ourselves as stewards of the environment and advocates for progress. As we commemorate National Insurance Day, let us remember that insurance not only safeguards our future but also has a crucial role to play in building resilient communities. This plantation project signifies our dedication to both these principles safeguarding and building.”

People’s Insurance PLC is a pioneering force in   the   general   insurance   industry   of  Sri Lanka. With a history of providing top-notch insurance   solutions    and   a   vision   for   a prosperous nation, the company is dedicated to safeguarding the interests of     its policyholders and contributing to the growth and well-being of the country as a whole.