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382 MGL DISHA PROJECT: Free Health Camp in Ambedkar Nagar Slum

posted Sep 11, 2018, 3:58 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Sep 11, 2018, 3:59 AM ]
8-September-2018, Mumbai,: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), organized a free health check-up camp for the women and children residing in Ambedkar nagar slum in Kurla.166 children, men and women were examined by the doctors in this camp which was held under the aegis of ‘MGL Disha Project’ supported by Mahanagar Gas Ltd.

Mrs. Zarina Khan (Staff- DBDS) welcomed the doctors and Para-medical staff. Dr Abhishek Jandade and his team examined the patients. Patients were diagnosed with Joint pain, Fungal Infection, Common cold, menstrual irregularities, Calcium deficiency, Gastric Problem, Skin infections and vision problem etc.

The DBDS staff and volunteers from the slum were extremely helpful as they helped in logistical arrangement such as putting up pandal, chairs and tables, arranging water, visiting families in slums and informing them about the health camp and in managing the crowd.

Local people were very happy with this health camp and praised the efforts of Mahanagar Gas Limited. Fareeda Khan (DBDS - Staff) proposed the vote of thanks at the end.