For the last 15 years, more than 300 Type I Diabetic children and adults have been given free insulin, glucometer and other necessities by Ramakrishna Mission Sevashrama, Kankhal with the help of our generous donors.
To create awareness about diabetes, the hospital conducted World Diabetes Day on 13 November 2022. Director of AIIMS, New Delhi, Dr. M Srinivas graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Sri Prateek Jain, IAS, Chief Development Officer, Haridwar, Dr. Kumar Khagendra Singh, CMO, Haridwar, Dr. Ajay Kumar, DG Health Office, Dehradun, Sri Rajendra Singh Kathaith, Pollution Control Board, Dehradun, Dr. Vinod, AIIMS, Rishkesh and Dr. Jaydeep Arya, Chairman, Haryana Yog Aayog and Dr. Sunil Ahuja, Emergency Room Medicine, USA, attended the function as Special Invitees. Some of the Managing Committee members actively participated in the programme.
There were speeches and demonstrations from several children affected by Diabetes Type1on that occasion. A small rally with placards and messages about diabetes was taken out on the street to create awareness in public. Children from Modern Global School of Nursing, Delhi Public School, Divya Prem Sewa Mission and Shivdale School participated in the function.