On the International
Day of the Girl Child, Smile Foundation in support with ArcelorMittal
launched Smile on Wheels in Kolkata, focusing majorly on girls and
women. The mobile hospital will cover the needy population in South
Kolkata and Ultadanga areas. Sabuj Sangha is the implementing partner
of the project.
Mr. Subir Khasnobis, CEO, ArcelorMittal Design
and Engineering Centre handed over the key to Mr. H. N. Sahay, Director
Operations, Smile Foundation to announce the project commenced.
This project envisages providing primary healthcare
needs of the population with main focus on improving maternal and
child health care and combating the widely prevalent diseases in
the community. This project also aims to create good health seeking
behavior & practices among the dwellers.