22 JULY 2021
1. In a follow up of Army’s endeavor to reach out to people from far flung remote areas of Ganderbal dist and provide basic medical care and advise to the most underprivileged population of the society, Sumbal Army Camp under the aegis of Manasbal Sector conducted a Med Camp in Sumbal on 22 July 2021.
2. In addition to basic health check up and provn of reqd medicine those in need of specialist care were referred for the requisite treatment.
3 A total 115 no of patients (Female 75, Male 25 & Children -15 were treated at the camp. Awareness program was also conducted on the sidelines of the medical camp to educate local populace about prevalent pandemic of COVID-19 and its prevention. They were also explained about benefits of vaccination and were urged to get everyone vaccinated as early as possible Locals were also educated about importance of hygiene and sanitation and its role in prevention of various diseases.
4. The Awam expressed their heartfelt gratitude to the Army for this noble initiative.