Rotary Club donates five dialysis machines

Chennai: As part of Independence Day celebrations, Rotary Club of Chennai Kodambakkam handed-over five dialysis machines worth Rs 30 lakh to Shree Jain Medical Relief Society.

The machines were sponsored by the club under the Rotary Foundation – Global Grant program partnerships with Rotary Club of The Hills Kellyville and Rotary Club of Chatswood Sunrise (Clubs from Rotary International District 9685 – New Southwales, Australia).

Speaking during the handover ceremony, past president and chairman of this project Maheshraj T said, “We decided to support Shree Jain Medical Relief Society in Kodambakkam which provides free dialysis for lower income patients. At present seven dialysis machines are already in service. These additional five units will
enable them giving dialysis to minimum 500 more patients monthly.”

 

NT Bureau