News Round-up: Treat patients as a form of God
RSS Sarkaryavah Bhaiyaji Joshi appeals doctors and nursing staff
RSS Sarkaryavah Shri Bhaiyaji Joshi appealed to doctors and nursing staff to treat the patients considering them as a form of God. He was inaugurating a blood bank and a 20 room new OPD block at the Bharat Vikas Parishad Hospital in Kota on October 7. Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, Health Minister of the State Rajendra Singh Rathore and national president of Bharat Vikas Parishad Sitaram Parik were also present on the occasion.
Bharat Vikas Parishad runs a 200 bed multi specialty hospital in the city and treats about 1.75 lakh patients every year. About 50,000 patients are treated as in patient, while about two lakh patients avail the facilities of lab. The blood bank comprises of whole blood, component, platelets, plasma and SDP. The hospital also runs a handicapped facilitation centre, where hundreds of handicapped people are provided with limbs. Apart from it, about Rs 40 lakh are spent on different other health activities like organising camps, distributing medicines and providing free treatment to economically deprived patients.
Bhaiyaji called upon the people to contribute in any of the social activity for holistic development of the country. He said we should develop a mechanism so that nobody should fall sick. He said the hospital run by Bharat Vikas Parishad should be different from others in the service of patients.
Smt Vasundhara Raje expressed satisfaction over the facilities in the hospital. Health Minister also appreciated the state of the art facilities at the hospital. BVP president Shri Sitaram Parik, chairman of the hospital Shri Shayam Sharma also spoke on the occasion. Kshetra Pracharak Shri Durgadas, Prant Pracharak Shri Gajendra Singh, Kshetra Sampark Pramukh Shri Rajendra Divivedi and many other distinguished people were also present on the occasion.. (Pramod Kumar)
Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Mandal meeting of Arogya Bharati in Rajkot
Government and voluntary organisations need to work together for healthy Bharat
— Bhaiyaji Joshi
RSS Sarkaryavah Shri Bhaiyaji Joshi stressed the need that the governments and sewa organisations should work together to make the country healthy. “If we want to ensure that a healthy person remains healthy throughout the life, the governments and sewa organisations should work together,” the RSS Sarkaryavah said while inaugurating the Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Mandal meeting of Arogya Bharati, held in Rajkot from September 20 to 21.
A total of 463 delegates from all parts of the country attended the meeting. National president of Arogya Bharati Dr Narendra Prasad (Patna), RSS Gujarat Prant Sanghachalak Dr Jayantibhai Bhadeshia, Vice Chancellor of Gujarat Ayurveda University Dr Naresh Kotecha and national secretary general of Arogya Bharati Dr Ramesh Gautam (Nagpur) were also present on the occasion. President of Reception Committee Dr Ballabhbhai Kathiria, who is also chairman of Gujarat Gou Sewa Ayog, welcomed Shri Bhaiyaji Joshi. The meeting adopted a resolution giving some solid suggestions for health policy of the country. The meeting discussed in details various issues concerning the health needs of the country and also reviewed the organisational activities. The meeting had a special session to showcase the talent of the traditional doctors.
Dattaji visits families whose members were killed in Pak firing at Arnia LoC in J&K
RSS Sahsarkaryavah Shri Dattatreya Hosabale along with Brig. Suchet Singh, RSS Sanghachalak Jammu Kashmir and other senior functionaries on October 10 visited Arnia near Line of Control in Jammu & Kashmir, where five persons died due to Pakistan firing. Dattaji expressed condolences with the aggrieved families and provided them Rs 50,000 to each family on behalf of the Jammu & Kashmir Sahayata Samiti.
Kreeda Bharati to felicitate sportspersons
Expressing satisfaction over the performance of Indian players, especially from rural background, at various national and international sports events, Kreeda Bharati has decided to felicitate the sportspersons. It decided to start two major awards, Jijabai Puraskar and Major Dhyanchand Puraskar for it. The organisation also decided to celebrate Hanuman Jayanti on large scale all over the country and organise sports quiz. The decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of Kreeda Bharati organised in Jaipur from October 11 to 12. National organising secretary of Kreeda Bharati Shri Raj Chaudhary was also present on the occasion. —Bureau Report
Bhagini Nivedita Sewa Nyas donates Rickshaws to Pak Hindus
Bhagini Nivedita Sewa Nyas on October 11 provided cycle rickshaws and other basic necessary things to the Hindus who came from Pakistan. Apart from it, 25 families who came recently from Pakistan were provided with various household things like clothes, mattress, etc so that they can start their life afresh. Speaking on the occasion, general secretary of the Nyas Shri Mahavir Prasad Gupta assured the Hindus coming from Pakistan every possible help till they are granted citizenship in India. He also applauded the support of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Bharat Vikas Parishad and many other organisations which have been helping the Nyas in this endeavour. —Bureau Report
ABVP protests against TASMAC liquor shops
ABVP, along with various Sangh associated organisations organised a day long protest demonstration on October 9 all over the State against regulation of TASMAC (a State run liquor shop). TASMAC has nearly 6,800 outlets, wherein the age groups of 14 to 35 are most affected. The State Government depends heavily, for its freebies spree, on the Rs.23,401 crore being the revenue pocketed by the State Government through the TASMAC outlets. District Headquarters and cities witnessed protest demo wherein scores of hundreds of people participated at each district. Earlier, street-corner demonstrations, dramas, gate meeting etc. were conducted by the young college students of ABVP to bring awareness against the evils of drinking liquor. Shri Ramarajasekar, Prant Sewa Pramuk, who spoke on the occasion, stated that it is only the beginning and will not compromise till the Government rolls back the liquor outlets from the State. Shri MD Shankar, Chennai Vibhag Pracharak, Shri Veerabahu, editor of Vijayabhara-tham were also present in Chennai. Sangh Adhikaris also participated in the protest demo at various places in the State. (VSK Chennai)
RSS Sarsanghachalak Shri Mohan Bhagwat to attend youth camp in Haridwar
RSS Sarsanghachalak Shri Mohan Bhagwat will attend a youth camp being organised by Uttarakhand unit of RSS. The camp will be organised from November 28 to 30 in Haridwar. Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev is also expected to attend the youth at the camp, which will be organised at Patanjal Yoga Peeth Phase II project. Only college students will attend the camp. Preparations for the camp are in full swing. —Bureau Report