Under the aegis of Fire and Fury Corps, a Medical and Health Awareness Camp was conducted by Parashu Brigade as part of Sadbhavana at Nimu village in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The spokesman said that a large number of villagers including Elderly People, Ladies and Children were benefited by the Camp. A survey was carried out to reach out to the locals and understand prevailing general ailments and accordingly medicines were procured for the Camp.
A team of four Doctors including a Lady Doctor and a Dental Specialist offered their services and rendered expert medical advice to villagers as also the Next of Kin of soldiers as part of the “Year of the Next of Kin”.
Medicines pertaining to a variety of ailments were prescribed and distributed as advised by the Doctors.
Commander Parashu Brigade also addressed the villagers and appreciated their active and volunteer support to the Army. He also brought out the pivotal role played by the Army in Nation Building. The Commander assured the locals of all possible help by the Fire and Fury Corps.
The Medical and Health Awareness Camp organised by Parashu Brigade is part of the ongoing efforts by the Army, “to further strengthen the bonhomie and goodwill with people of Ladakh”.