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Madurai – Free medical camp for the leprosy affected

A free medical camp for the leprosy affected persons was held atMahelerecen leprosy centre”, located at Chellaiya Nagar, Madurai, on 19thApril 2018. It was conducted by ‘Velammal Medical College and Research Institute’ Madurai and Organized by ‘Madurai Health and Leprosy Relief Centre’.  

This camp was headed by Dr. S. Maria Xavier Turtius, Founder cum Executive Secretary  and camp attended by Dr. Deivegan and Dr. Pravina. Free medicines provided to all the leprosy affected.  
A special lecture on ‘Symptom and treatment about leprosy’ was given  by Medical consultant of ‘Samam Nalavalvu Alosanai Mayam’  Dr. M. Rex Fernando to the medical students.
  During the camp, more than 60 leprosy affected persons were given free medical checkup and medicines were distributed to them free of cost. Madurai Health and Leprosy Relief Centre is a charitable society serving the treatment and rehabilitation of the leprosy affected persons since 1991. Thousands of lepers were cured and benefited by the society. It is widening its scope and services with the help of good heart. Now we seeking donor for land and construction of hospital for leprosy affected. 

This special camp organized by the team of Programme associate Mr. A. Vincent and Coordinator Mr. M. Raja and nurse Mrs Koodeswari. 

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