Press Reporter News Service
Jalandhar, June 1
In a aid to the household of a four-year-old lady whose foot was severed in a highway accident in Kapurthala on Monday, DC Ghanshyam Thori on Tuesday assured full monetary help for her therapy by paying Rs 1 lakh to the hospital together with sponsoring medicinal expenditure from the Crimson Cross Society. Nevertheless, therapy value Rs 50,000 has been insured via the Ayushman Bharat Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana.
Jalandhar Press Reporter on Monday carried a narrative on the 4-year-old accident sufferer, Diksha, and highlighted the issues that her household was dealing with. Her foot was reattached by medical doctors after six hours of surgical procedure. Thori stated the relations had additionally approached the administration for help because the sufferer’s father was a every day wager and couldn’t afford therapy bills.
The DC stated some relations of the sufferer approached him looking for assist as the price of cosmetic surgery to reattach her severed foot was Rs 2 lakh, which her household couldn’t afford. He stated the District Crimson Cross Society was requested to pay Rs 1 lakh to Joshi Hospital, the place therapy of the lady was below method. He assured the household of bearing any further expenditure in order that the household didn’t face any downside.
Hailing the efforts of the Jalandhar administration, Raj Kumar Chaudhary, a social activist, said that he had introduced the incident to the data of the Deputy Commissioner, Jalandhar, via a WhatsApp group, which the administration had fashioned to attach with the NGOs.
He added that appearing swiftly on their request, the DC instantly accepted monetary help for the affected household, apart from making certain therapy value Rs 50,000 below the Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana.