Awareness-cum-Enrollment Camp organized by Indian Red Cross Society.

Chandigarh, 21st October, 2016: Indian Red Cross Society, U.T. Branch, Chandigarh organized an awareness-cum-enrollment Camp today at Community Centre, Sector 35, Chandigarh in the series of unique venture “Doctor Aapke Dwar – Home Health for Elderly” with an aim of providing health care to the elderly at their doorsteps and helping them stay comfortably in their home environment. Smt. Kirron Kher, Hon’ble Member of Parliament graced the occasion as Chief Guest.
The Senior Citizens of nearby sectors attended the said camp where an interactive session was conducted by Dr. Manjit Singh from Govt. Multi Specialty Hospital, Sector 16, Chandigarh on Health Awareness, general diseases, their preventions and balance diet followed by an interactive session on Cancer Awareness by Dr. Minni Arora, Medical Officer, Chandigarh Hospice, Sector 43, Chandigarh.

The Chief Guest appreciated the initiative taken by the Indian Red Cross Society, Chandigarh with an active support of Chandigarh Administration and other alliances for this noble cause for the welfare of Old Age People residing in Tricity in order to resolve the health related issues.
Smt. Kirron Kher also handed over the keys of Ambulance to Sh. Rakesh Kumar Popli, PCS, Secretary Red Cross which has been donated by Smt. Usha Rani in the memory of her son Gaurav Sharma son of Late Sh. Rampal Sharma resident of House No.1189, Sector 42-B, Chandigarh.
Sh. Rakesh Kumar Popli, PCS, Secretary, IRCS, Chandigarh, Smt. Harjinder Kaur, Ex. Mayor, Area Counselor and other officials from U.T. Red Cross were present during the camp.