22 Mar 2020

COVID – 19: HLL Sets up Emergency Procurement and Response Team

In view of the rapid spread of Covid 19 and the rising demand for
Personal Protection kits form the various institutions, the Union Health
Ministry has authorized HLL Lifecare Ltd as the nodal procurement agency
for all such requirements. 
HLL has been entrusted with procurement of N95 surgical masks with
respiratory valve, personal protective garments, nitrile gloves, goggles,
handheld infrared thermometer, hand sanitizers etc. on an emergency basis.
There is a huge demand for these products across all states in India. In this
regard HLL has also floated an open tender inviting manufacturers of the
above products to submit their offers. The details of the bid are available
The above link covers entire details of the product required including the
product specifications as finalized and approved by the Ministry of Health
and Welfare. In view of the pandemic HLL solicits all manufactures/suppliers
to participate in this Emergency procurement tender. Offers of interested
manufacturers/suppliers who are willing to supply the products as per the
terms & specifications in the tender may also send their best prices to the
following mail id's:,
In case of any clarification on the products and specifications related to
procurement you may contact following officers;
Mr. Aswin AS, Manager (Sourcing), Mob, 9400027975, 0471 2353932
Mr. Vinod G Pillai (Vice President-Sourcing), Mob: 7824001017
To coordinate with regard to the supplies around the country, HLL Lifecare
Ltd (HLL) has also set up an emergency response team with dedicated
centers at HLL Corporate Office in Trivandrum and in Nirman Bhawan, Health
Ministry, New Delhi. These centers have started functioning from 20th March
2020 form 8 am to 8 pm. The Trivandrum centre shall function 24x7 FROM
Contact details:
Contact No. 0471-2358992, 0471-2354712, 0471-2354949 Extn 209, (Direct)
email id:-, 
Delhi (8 AM to 8 PM)
Nirman Bhawan, Health Ministry, New Delhi 
011 – 23061309 
In case of any emergencies please mail to