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153 HEALTH CAMP IN DURGA NAGAR SLUM

posted Oct 26, 2017, 9:47 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Oct 26, 2017, 9:47 AM ]
Chinchwad (Pune), 25-October-2017: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Chinchwad organized a free health camp at Durga Nagar for the people residing in the slums; thus benefiting 84 patients from the locality. This health camp was held under the aegis of ‘Women Empowerment Project’ supported by AXA Business Services.

The camp was held in collaboration with Lokmanya Hospital, Chinchwad. Drs. Kedar Jadhav, Satish Bhasale, Vijay Gokhale and their team examined the people during this health camp. Patients underwent examinations such as Blood Pressure examination, Sugar level examination, ECG, skin examination etc. Dr. Gokhale also gave information about the Cancer and Mahatma Phule Aarogya Jeevndayee yojana.

Six volunteers from AXA Business Services also participated in the health camp. The volunteers were extremely helpful as they helped in, arranging facilities, visiting slums and informing people about the health camp and managing the crowd. Few patients were also referred to Lokmanya Hospital for further treatment.