Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road supports the “Launch of Beautiful Begur Initiative”
Bangalore, April 9, 2017: Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, partnered with Begur Residents for the launch of “Beautiful Begur Initiative”. It is a community initiative by the residents of Begur and neighbouring areas with around 20+ Resident Welfare Associations (RWA’s), coming together to achieve and make Begur a better place to live. This is being supported by Fortis Hospital, Bangalore under its community connect initiative. The campaign was conducted between 6:30am to 11:00am at Megha School, Begur Main Road, Bangalore.
The eventwas inaugurated by Shri. M. Krishnappa, MLA, BJP, South Bangalore and otherdignitaries from Fortis Hospitals were also present at the occasion.
As the firststep forward, the series of events and campaigns started on Sunday April9, with engaging the community via Cycling, Marathon, Walkathon and Petathon,Aadhar Card Registration, Voter ID registration, Free health camp and diabeticcheck from Fortis Hospital for all of the 20+ RWA’S.
Dr.Manish Mattoo, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospitals said, “Every year at the onset of summerswe have seen a spurt in Infectious diseases and viral infections. Awareness andtimely consultation with the doctor can help control such outbreaks. Personalhygiene backed by community hygiene measures like proper sewage disposal andsupply of safe drinking water are imperative for us to become a healthier city.An initiative like this resonates well with our philosophy of connecting withour community and addressing their healthcare needs."