Himachal Pradesh-based Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HelpAge India, a non-profit organisation, to conduct health camps in different states.
A financial assistance of Rs 32 lakh will be provided for conducting 20 health camps across states of HP, Uttarakhand, Bihar, and Maharashtra.
The camps will be organised in the areas of Ophthalmology, gynecology, dental, ENT, general health etc.
“These programmes be implemented in a professional manner as these are intended to serve the areas where specialised medical services are scarce”, said Chairman, Managing Director. SJVN, Nand Lal Sharma.
In the area of health, SJVN is operating 14 mobile health vans in the states of HP, Uttrakhand, Bihar and Maharashtra which have benefitted more than 5 lakh patients besides 150 health camps have been organised benefitting around over 50,000 patients.