Mother Dairy, the milk and milk products major and a subsidiary of the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), announced that it has taken adequate measures to ensure that there would be no disruption in the supply of milk or other products to consumers across Delhi NCR.
“We welcome PM’s appeal to exercise restraint from panic buying of essential food items such as milk and that there will be no disruption in the supply of the same. At Mother Dairy, we will work relentlessly and leave no stone unturned to ensure that people of Delhi don’t face any shortage of milk. We are fully geared up to ensure that every citizen of NCR is provided with milk in the most hygienic condition. We would like to inform our consumers that we have already taken all adequate measures to ensure the required stock to meet consumer demands. To serve consumers, we have aligned our procurement network across locations to make necessary arrangements at all levels to ensure timely delivery with strict adherence to quality norms. As an essential commodity of daily nutrition, we are also making alternative arrangements to address challenging situation due to Covid-19,” the spokesperson of Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable said.
Mother Dairy sells more than 30 lakh liters of milk per day in Delhi NCR and operates a network of around 850 milk booths in the National Capital Region.
The spokesperson added, “Mother Dairy had put in place strict protocols around the collection of milk to minimize person-to-person contact and thus to ensure safety at collection, processing and distribution levels.”
The spokesperson further stressed that Mother Dairy is aware of the grave threat posed by Covid-19 and, to maintain the requisite hygiene at all levels, is actively advising its stakeholders on precautions detailed by various authorities. Right from procurement to processing, logistics, and retail network, we are continually monitoring our operations to ensure the supply chain is seamless and precautions are adhered too.