A medical camp was organized by Army in tarthpora Rahmal of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district as a unique gesture to alleviate hardships of local populace from remote areas.
“The camp was organized at Government panchayat Gar tarthpora wherein 04 Medical Officers and Dental Officer from Army, Gynaecologist, Eye Specialist and a Medical Specialist from Health Department worked tirelessly to provide medical support to 502 patients including 200males, 150females and 150 children,” he said.
He said that besides routine medical checkup, special emphasis was laid on screening people in vulnerable age groups for life style diseases.
“Specialist advise and awareness drive on COVID, AIDS, Family planning and immunisation was also imparted. Community leaders expressed their satisfaction and happiness over the initiative taken by the Army ”