Kolkata:- Today, the Bengal COVID Care Initiative was addressed at a press conference and felicitates 50 NGOs. BCCI has decided to facilitate and assist in setting up district-level numerous Free Safe homes, including in villages, with the help of the local community and administration, and the support of Oxygen as well.
They also donated 10 Oxygen concentrators and announced to provide 100 safe homes which will be run by these non-profit organizations as precautionary measures to the predicted third wave of COVID as a complement to the Government of West Bengal’s various initiatives.
Apart from the COVID infrastructure adoption, they have also zeroed in on various initiatives for awareness, counseling, and support on mental health parameters with expert volunteer Doctors and multiple support of physical infrastructure.
The press conference was held at Kolkata Press Club in the presence of Dr. Kunal Sarkar, Senior Cardiac Surgeon & Head (Media Insititute Of Cardiac Sciences) Mr. Sambaran Banerjee, Eminent Cricket Coach & Columnist, Mr. Arindam Bhattachrya, ATK, Mohunbagan Goalkeeper, Dr. Dalia Mitra, Medical Director Sanjiban Hospital Dr. Susmita Roy Chowdhury, Pulmonologist, Fortis Hospital and Sidhu, Renowned Singer Band Member cactus.