A free Orthopedic camp sponsored by M/s Dymos Lear Automotive India, conducted by Freedom Trust, Chennai and organised by Kinder Trust, Coonoor along with local volunteers was held on January 12, 2019 at the CSI Wesley Church Hall, TDK Road, Coonoor between 11AM to 2PM.
The camp was well attended. The Chief Guest Dr. J. Raghunathan, Municipal Health Officer, Coonoor Municipality lent his support on the occasion praising the effort put in by all to have such a camp at Nilgiris. He lit the lamp along with Dr. S. Sunder, Mr. Jabarathnam President, Citizens Forum, Mr. R. Parameshwaran, President, Merchant’s Association and Kinder Trustees Mrs. Diana Bharucha, Ms. Samantha Iyanna & Mr. V.S.Ramana.
Dr. Sundar a leading Physiatrist from Chennai, ably supported by his Freedom Trust team held consultations for 31 persons of all age groups with multiple disabilities such as foot, leg and arm amputees/deformities, CP & MR. They have taken necessary measurements for those needing calipers and other orthopedic aids for which expenses will be sponsored by M/s. Dymos Lead. These will be manufactured fitted/distributed within a month free of cost. A separate camp at Coonoor will be a sequel to culminate this collaborative social initiative.