Shimla: Youth Enlightening the Society (YES), an organisation formed with the aim of helping the student community, in association with IGMC & HP Govt. Dental College, Shimla, organised an oral and general health camp for children at Sarvodaya Bal Ashram here on Saturday.
More than 50 students were examined during the camp and given adequate treatment, including free medicines and tooth extraction. Ten students were diagnosed withmalnutrition and many children were found having skin problems. The camp concluded with a lunch for the children and staff of Bal Ashram and the visiting team of doctors.
The camp was organised with the support of Dr. Ashu Bhardwaj, Principal, HP Govt. Dental College and Dr KR Sharma, HOD, community dentistry, Dr Suminder Kashyap and the team of doctors led by Dr Ashish Justa from HP Govt. Dental College, Shimla.
YES president Aakarshan Chauhan also announced that such camps will be a regular and will cover other parts of the district as well as the state in the near future.