Lions Club of Siliguri Terai Oorja conducted Arogya- Mega Health Camp in collaboration with Inspiria Knowledge Campus on 14th November 2019. The event incorporated a voluntary blood donation camp, free diabetes test, and free eye checkup. The club also distributed 100 blankets and 5 wheelchairs. Since 14th November marks the Children’s Day and World Diabetes Day, the event, therefore, was held to honor Late Jatan Prasad – the founder of “JP Sahu Foundation” including “Inspiria”.
The event commenced with the lighting of the lamp by the day’s Chief Guest Shri Pankaj Kumar, IRS – Commissioner of Income Tax Department, along with Lion GS Hora – the ex-director of Lions Club International. The feat was conducted in the presence of Aditya Mitruka – the President of Lions Club, Sangeeta Reddy – MD of Reddy Healthcare and Retina Institue of Bengal, Rajiv Jain – Sub-Committee Chairman of Lions Club Terai, Mr. Rahul Gupta – Operations Head of Inspiria, Mr. Indrajeet Chatterjee – the Head of Academics, and the dignified members of Lions Club of Siliguri Terai Oorja, students, staffs, and volunteers present at the event.
Quickly after the lighting of the lamp, the dignitaries spoke on the subjects related to the campaign. They communicated their honest consideration for every individual’s involvement in the charitable drive. In the process, Mr. Rahul Gupta revealed remarkable highlights of Inspiria’s first two years of blood donation services. He voiced his anticipation for the success of the day’s event with the support from Inspirians and the faculty members. He further went on thanking the Lions Club of Siliguri Terai Oorja for connecting with Inspiria for the campaign.
The chief guest Shri Pankaj Kumar also expressed his deep gesture for the generous cause conducted by the Club and the Campus. Lion GS Hora shared a crisp outline of the Lions Club of Siliguri Terai Oorja. In his statement, he praised Inspiria for collaborating with the multi-service community Terai Oorja and strengthening the event.
Sangeet Reddy conveyed her delight for being bestowed with the opportunity to be a part of the campaign for the first time at Inspiria. She emphasized and urged the involvement of youths in the events as such.
Shortly after her speech, the felicitation of the Chief Guests Shri Pankaj Kumar and Lion GS Hora took place, which was attended by Mr. Rahul Gupta, Indrajeet Chatterjee, and Aditya Mitruka.
The spirited Inspirians, faculty members including the staffs willingly participated in the blood donation initiative. Lions Club of Siliguri Terai Oorja collected 139 units of blood, which is donated to Terai Blood Bank. The Club donated 2 wheelchairs and 60 blankets to Bhimber Sneshashram Dristhir Vidyalaya. Another 3 wheelchairs were donated to Paschim Banga Rajya Pratibandi Samelani, and 40 blankets were donated to Darjeeling District Committee.
The credit for the well-regulated event belongs to the Department of BBA Hospital Management, all the staff, volunteers, the management team of Inspiria, Lions Club, dignitaries, and each individual who employed themselves in the smallest task, due to which the camp became a great success.