First Health Checkup Camp for Construction Workers Jointly with Zilla Parishad, Health Department
For the purpose of maintaining good health of the construction workers and their families, CREDAI-Pune Metro jointly with Zilla Parishad organised this initiative. The first health check-up camp was initiated on 5th July, 2018 at the construction site of M/s.Gera Developments Pvt.Ltd, Bavdhan Khurd.
Dr.Dilip Mane, District Health Officer, Dr.Karanjkar, Taluka Health Officer, Dr. Wayal, Medical Officer, Dr. Mrs. Kante, Medical Officer, Mr.J.P.Shroff, Chairman Labour Welfare Committee, Mr. Milind Thalathi, Member Labour Welfare Committee, Ms.U.K.Julka, General Manager, CREDAI-Pune Metro, Mr. Samir Parkhi, Admin & Labour Welfare Officer, Mr.Shashikant Tripathi, General Manager, Gera Developments Pvt. Ltd, Mr.Raosaheb Misal, Safety Incharge were present on the occasion.
Health Checkup of 200 plus workers were done by Primary Health Center, Mutha in the first Health check-up camp. Routine Physical Checkup, TT injection, Health Education, Awareness regarding Immunisation, HIV, and Distribution of Free Medicines were covered in this camp.
Dr. Dilip Mane, DHO stated, "CREDAI-Pune Metro has taken a very good initiative and Zilla Parishad Health Department will support and co-ordinate for these health check-up camps in Zilla Parishad/ PMRDA Jurisdiction. Initially 25-30 more such camps will be conducted on Construction Sites. We also conduct separate specialised Camps i.e. Cancer, Dental, Eye/Ear/Nose etc. We have Scheme named as Matru Vandan Yojana and Janani Suraksha Yojana where benefits in the form of financial assistance will be given to lady worker in case of Pregnancy.
Mr. J.P.Shroff ,Chairman Labour Welfare Committee Said, Such camps are need of the hour to create awareness among the workers regarding health problems and get it solved. We have already tied up with PMC, Health Dept. and this health movement has been started. CREDAI-Pune Metro through Labour Welfare Committee would like to express their since thanks to Zilla Parishad, Health Dept for giving us opportunity to work jointly and agreed to conduct such health camps in Zilla Parishad/PMRDA Sector. The objective behind conducting such camps is to make whole CREDAI Community healthy and ultimately the whole society as well.
Mr.Milind Thalathi, Labour Welfare Committee Member and Mr.Samir Parkhi expressed vote of thanks to all Dignitaries and also to whoever contributed to make this camp successful.