Tele Medication Seminar by Khuga Battalion on World Cancer Day
To commemorate the World Cancer Day on February 4, 2018, Khuga Battalion organized a Live Streaming Session to conduct a Tele Medication Seminar for the population residing at Village Hiangtam Khunao, where in, the Cancer experts from renowned Cancer Specialties namely Dr KL Gupta, MD (Radiotherapy), Prof & HOD Radiotherapy, Sri Aurobindo Medical Collage & PG Institute, Indore (MP) & Dr Richa Chaudhary, MBBS, MD, KGMU, Lucknow (UP) went live on projection system installed at the Village Church. Both experts advices the old age locals and ladies on various Health related ailments including Oncology, Pediatrics, Cardiology and Gynecology related issues. The Villagers came forth with their problems and appreciated the fusion of technology with medical care exhibited by Khuga Battalion at such remote places.
World Cancer Day was marked by the Khuga Battalion by organizing various events that commenced with a Lecture on Cancer Awareness by Unit Medical Officer followed with the Live Streamed Tele Medication Seminar by Specialists and concluding the occasion with Tea & Lunch arrangements organized for Villagers.
This reaffirms the commitment of Indian Army towards a holistic support of remote areas using all available means and technology at disposal. The programme was appreciated by the villagers.
- Lt Col Ajay Kumar Sharma