Navigation Links
NRI Businessman in Oman Plans Medical Aid for Poor

A NRI businessman in Oman is unveiling a scheme under which sick and injured Indians sent back will receive further treatment on reaching India.

Dinesh Kumar Dawda, managing director of Al Itefaq Trading LLC, //said he was making arrangements with a team of doctors in India who can treat such patients who cannot get access to further treatment either due to lack of information or finance, according to the Times of Oman newspaper.

"A team of medical professionals would give the required assistance as and when they reach India for further treatment," Dawda told the newspaper.

"I have already made arrangements in Gujarat and Maharashtra with the help of a team of leading doctors and I am looking to see if we can make similar arrangements in other states too."

Dawda, 49, said that most such cases involved poor workers and hence he thought of the scheme.

There are over 300,000 Indians in Oman, many working as contract labourers.

"As you are aware, most of them belong to the underprivileged classes. Most are scared to approach hospitals in India because of the cost factor. Since they know that they will not be able to afford it, they do not attempt to pursue the matter - it is so sad," he was quoted as saying.

He, however, added that he would take up only genuine cases.

He will be leaving for India Aug 20 to formalise the arrangements in Gujarat and Maharashtra.

Dawda is well known in Oman for his charitable and philanthropic activities. His work over the last 27 years has benefitted people from various nationalities and religions.

"My grandfather had said that every man should earmark a small portion of his wages, daily or monthly, for charity. And this is what I have been doing all my life," Dawda told the Times.

(Source: IANS)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Wockhardt Group Plans Hospital In Delhi By End-2007
2. Alberta’s New Reform Plans In Health Care Secto
3. Blue Cross Signs Up 110,000 Minnesotans For Part D Medicare Plans
4. Little Clinic LLC Plans Super Medical Clinics in Publix Super Markets
5. Medicare Drug Plans Are Onerous and Restrictive
6. Rajasthan Plans To Run Christian Institutions
7. Britains Bird Flu Contingency Plans Faces Criticism
8. Coraki Community Wants To Know About the Plans for the Campbell Hospital
9. Cadbury Plans to Dispose Monkhill
10. MP Plans Education Campaign To Attract School Dropouts
11. Imran Khan Plans To Open Second Cancer Hospital In Karachi
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... SignatureCare Emergency Center is looking to award their ... to a deserving student. Get your applications in now as the deadline is ... Castillo who is a nursing student at Prairie View A&M University with a 3.45 ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... , ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... Oakland, California effectively destroyed the construction site and threatened numerous homes and businesses ... 7th article on NBCLosAngeles.com. Los Angeles Area consulting firm Fire Protection ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... CLARA, CA (PRWEB) , ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... and financial organizations, today announced it has partnered with WALLIX to expand ... Special Publication 800-171 . , There are a number of ways to address the ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... California (PRWEB) , ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... of autologous fat (adipose) transfer systems announces the issuance of United States Patent ... patent) for its adipose filtration technology. The '398 and '324 patents cover ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... , ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... sleep management solution focused on delivering end-to-end sleep health care at scale, ... Recent literature shows that adherence rates for positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy, the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/21/2017)... and EDMONTON, Alberta , July ... and the University of Alberta in ... in Nature,s partner journal, Schizophrenia 1 , demonstrating ... instances of schizophrenia with 74% accuracy. This retrospective ... of specific symptoms in schizophrenia patients with significant ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... , July 21, 2017  Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ... a comprehensive review of its manufacturing network, the Company ... distribution facilities in Huntsville, Alabama . ... place over the next 12 to 18 months. The ... by declining volumes of commoditized products and these restructuring ...
(Date:7/20/2017)... , July 20, 2017  Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) ... Gavras , M.D., following today,s Institute for Clinical and Economic ... on the effectiveness and value of abuse-deterrent formulations (ADF) ... the policy roundtable at the meeting. ... a material cost benefit to the use of abuse-deterrent formulations ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: