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Covid-19: Marico unveils Rs 2.5 cr prize for innovative healthcare solution

"I too, am making a pledge in my personal capacity, making thetotal grant value to Rs 2.50 crores," its chairman Harsh Mariwala said

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The number of COVID-19 cases climbed to 1,071 in India on Monday, while the death toll rose to 29, according to the Union Health Ministry | Representative image

Press Trust of India New Delhi
FMCG firm Marico and ATE Chandra Foundation have launched a nationwide hunt for innovative solutions to healthcare challenges during Covid-19 crisis.
Marico Innovation Foundation has invited med-tech entrepreneurs, corporates and innovator to solve the med-tech challenges faced in the on-going COVID-19 crisis with a prize of Rs 2.5 crore, the company said a statement.
It has requested to send entries for Innovate2BeatCOVID having solutions to healthcare challenges as low-cost ventilators/respiratory solutions and Personal Protective Equipment, it added.
"Marico Innovation Foundation is inviting med-tech entrepreneurs, corporates and innovators in fact, any person who can who can provide innovative solutions for two of the direst

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First Published: Mar 30 2020 | 3:13 PM IST

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