BENGALURU: Mitsubishi Electric India organised two health awareness camps in four villages from Magadi and Kanakpura districts of Karnataka. Around 881 adults and 103 children were benefitted from the activity that was a part of Mitsubishi Electric India Pvt. Ltd’s CSR plans for the financial year 2018-19.
The doctors and MEI volunteers received enthusiastic response from the residents who went through the general health checkup of hypertension,preliminary diabetes, Pulse, etc. The activity also provided vitamins and medicines to people who needed medication.
Katsunori Ushiku, Managing Director, Mitsubishi Electric India Pvt. Ltd. said “The Health Awareness camps were set up in these two villages with the idea to support the nearby areas surrounding Mitsubishi Electric’s CNC technical centre in Peenya and Transportation factory in Bidadi, Karnataka. We have planned our CSR activities in accordance with United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and Government of India’s National Health Mission so that society at large benefits from our activities.”
Enhancing the health awareness and focusing on the well-being of the neighborhood, providing necessary medicines and supporting with essential vitamins are a step towards our mission to be a responsible corporate citizen. The residents who attended the camp, were also given instructions by the doctors and medical team, on how to maintain healthy living and benefits of preventive health awareness. Many of the residents came up with the concern of Hypertension and preliminary diabetes. We briefed them with tips on how to keep blood pressure and preliminary diabetes in check by following a healthy and active lifestyle to avoid complications arising from these symptoms.