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To spread awareness on preventive methods for malaria and Save Life, Seed CSR organized Health Awareness Camp at Budasan Village Kadi in Mehsana district on 25th April 2017.
During this camp, villagers were given free medical check-up on various health issues pertaining to the demographic region of Mehsana. Also, an interactive session was organized with motive to prevent malaria and suggest preventive measure for the same.
The Delegates from Somany Ceramics were also part of the Campaign. Mr. Digant Joshi (Head, Human Resource) from Somany Ceramics was the Chief Guest of the event.
The villagers from the Mehsana district came forward and engaged in interactive participation in the event. Smt. Parmar Bharti Ben, village girl shared the symptoms of malaria and preventive method for the same. She enlightened the villagers about solutions to this disease through story telling.
At the end of the session, 200 informative pamphlets on consisting of preventive methods for malaria were distributed to the villagers. At the same time, 150 Malaria Awareness Stickers were also given to the villagers.
The event started with one patient at the beginning and by the end of the day the Health Services and Check Up Session was provided to more than 150 localities.
It ended up with a positive note from the villagers to keep the village clean and green and free from mosquito breeding. With this interactive health awareness session , Somany focused on CSR in Quality Healthcare