25 Nov 2012:- A free medical camp was organised by humanitarian relief society (HRS) in
collaboration with Women’s Wing of Jamaat e Islami Hind Goa on 25th November 2012 from 8.30 am
to 12.30 pm at Al-Aman Complex, Sirvodem, Margao.
The Inaugural Programme started with Quran recitation and translation by Mrs. Meezaz Junaid. The
inaugural address was delivered by Mrs. Saira Banu, president women’s wing JIH Goa. She said
the mission of the medical camp is to inculcate the awareness for better health among the citizens
of society. It is also to provide the citizens with basic medicines and free consultancy in order to
enable them pursue further treatment. After this, Mrs. Tabassum Sattar, Incharge of women’s wing
Margao, introduced the doctors to the audience. 6 doctors volunteered for the camp which included 2
gynecologists and 4 physicians. They were
Dr. JOANNA A. TAVARES (MBBS,DGO),
Dr. AURELIA ALBUQUERUE (MBBS, DGO),
Dr. CHITRA D LOTLIKAR (MBBS, PGDGM),
Dr SAKSHI NEVGI (MBBS, MD) TB AND CHEST & DISEASE specialist,
DR SAROJ. J.RAIKAR. MBBS (Bom),
DR.M AHSAN (MBBS) AND MRS AHSAN.
145 people from the locality registered and benefited from the camp. They were provided free check up
and given free basic medicines. The doctors were assisted by 10 nurses and 16 volunteers. The camp
was conducted at newly renovated Al-Aman complex.
The doctors appreciated the work done by women’s wing and HRS in organising this camp. They
appreciated the hygienic atmosphere, the facilities, the instruments and medicines provided during
the camp. The patients gave good feedback and said such camps are beneficial to them as they cannot
afford to pay doctors. They also said that camps like these gives them better opportunity to present their
medical problems and build health rapport with doctors.
After the camp, the doctors addressed the gathering. Mementos were presented to the doctors by Mrs.
Saira banu, president of women’s wing Goa. The camp concluded with vote of thanks and dua.
Janab Abdul Waheed Khan- Amir e Halqua JIH Goa, Janab Asadullah Khan- Ameer e Muqaami
Margao unit, Janab Mohammed Ismail- Secretery Al-Aman society and Janab Abdul Wahab- Secretery
of Humanitarian Relief Society were also present.