Thursday, August 10, 2017

Al-Reza Health Care & Research Foundation organized one day Medical Camp at Village Ichuu.

06-08-2017
Al-Reza Health Care & Research Foundation , A Health Wing of Anjuman Jamiat ul Ulama Asna Asharia Islamia School Kargil Ladakh, today organized one day Medical Camp at one of the remotest and inaccessible area, Itchoo village of Kargil which is situated at an altitude of 12760 feet above sea level.

On the occasion more then 100 of patients were treated by the team of doctors voluntarily during which some minor surgeries like circumscion were performed on spot by Surgeons. Medicine among the patients was also distributed free of cost.

Dr. Zakir Hussain Spokesperson of the Health wing I.S.K told that the team of doctors and volunteers was flagged off by the President Anjuman Jamiat ul Ulama Asna Asharia Islamia School Kargil Ladakh, Hojjatul Islam Sheikh Nazir ul Mehdi Mohammadi on Saturday evening after inaugurating the Health Wing on the auspicious occasion of the Birth Anniversary of Imam Reza (a.s), at Fatimiyah Hospital premises in Kargil town. He further told that in order to make the medical camp successful they walked during night for more then three hours trough difficult terrains of Barsoo Valley.

The Doctors and Volunteers started their journey by foot from Shargandi village at 12:30 AM and reached their final destination Ichu at around 3:30 AM, he said. He further told that , the medical camp was started at early morning and was successfully winded up at 2:30 PM.

Dr. Zakir Hussain thanked the Volunteers for making the medical camp successful and said that without their support it was impossible to organize such camp at far flung places like Ichu. He also thanked freelance journalist Basharat Hussain Ladakhi and Team of Media Cell Islamia School Kargil for accompanying with the team of doctors for media coverage of medical camp.

The people of the Ichu village appreciated and lauded the role of doctors and volunteers of Al-Reza Health Care & Research Foundation for organizing such kind of medical camp at far flung places like Ichu which still doesn’t have road connectivity. The people said that before the medical camp the patients of the area were needed to travel to district headquarter kargil for minor surgeries, after the visit of Doctors such minor surgeries were performed at our door step. The medical camp was being organized at Ichu village for the first time in history of Kargil by Multi Specialist Doctors from Al-Reza Health Care & Research Foundation Kargil.
Photo: Media Cell ISK .