Lanjigarh: Vedanta Aluminium observed World Health Day at its Alumina Refinery at Lanjigarh, and Aluminium & Power Operations at Jharsuguda today.
Observing this day with the theme ‘Building a fairer, healthier world’, the alumina refinery unit organized a multi-specialty free health camp at Vedanta Hospital, Lanjigarh in which around 500 villagers from across 25 villages in Kalahandi availed medical services.
Medical experts in the fields of general medicine, paediatrics, orthopedic, gynecology and dental care provided treatment and consultations to the people who visited the camp.
The program was inaugurated by Rahul Sharma, Deputy CEO-Aluminium Business, Vedanta Ltd., in presence of GG Pal, Deputy CEO-Alumina Business and other dignitaries.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr.Sharma said, “The health and wellbeing of our host communities are of great importance to us, and we have always strived to improve the quality of life in our periphery in a sustained and inclusive manner. Our state-of-the-art Vedanta Hospital at Lanjigarh provides critical healthcare facilities to the otherwise underserved local community. Additionally, we are running several community healthcare programes in the regions where we operate, bringing quality healthcare services to the doorsteps of thousands of people in rural hinterlands.”