TPCODL launches second mobile health dispensary – United News of India
Bhubaneswar, Jan 7 (UNI) TATA Power Central Odisha Distribution Limited (TPCODL), a joint venture between Tata Power and Odisha government, on Friday launched its second Mobile health dispensary for the benefit of rural communities of Cuttack district under its CSR programme.
Panchayati Raj and Drinking water Minister Pratap Jena inaugurated the mobile health dispensary here which will cater to more than 5 lakh people of 90 Gram Panchayats of Cuttack Circle at Salepur, Athgarh and Cuttack Electrical Division on a pre-designed schedule.
The mobile dispensary will be equipped with an MBBS Doctor, Pharmacist, ANM Nurse along with a driver and will provide free consultation and medication to the needy such as check-up, treatment, prescription of medicines along with any distribution of free medicines.
The dispensary will function 24 days (except Public Holidays and Sundays) each month.
The Company had launched its first mobile health dispensary in October 2021 catering to 8000 beneficiaries from the interior and remote locations of Dhenkanal and Angul districts.
So far, it has reached more than 75 Gram Panchayats including a recent visit to a tribal village, Puptol in Kantol Gram Panchayat, which is located 16 km inside a dense forest. UNI BD DP SSP