Angul, Oct 3 (LocalWire): JSPL Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility wing of Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. observed the International Day of Older Persons on Oct 1, 2020, unveiling its programme “SWASTI” at its Medicine Center located at Jamunda Jungle, Angul.
Attended by various elderly people of nearby villages having health issues, the program was received with optimism in the local community.
The main objective of the program “SWASTI” is to provide geriatric care through Naturopathy, Yoga, Pranayama, Physical (joint/muscle mobility/relaxation) exercises with manually operated physiotherapy equipment and Counseling for diet with other spiritual engagements.
The interventions are being managed in coordination with the doctor of Occupational Health Centre of JSPL, Angul, physiotherapists from “Asha The Hope” Center by JSPL Foundation and yoga and meditation practitioners.
Mr. K. P. Behera, Chief Medical Officer of Occupational Health Centre of JSPL Angul attended the inaugural function and reiterated the commitment of JSPL Foundation for elderly people with various health ailments and said, “This center will provide customized health care to address the physical, mental and spiritual well-being of the elderly people suffering from age related health problems and it will definitely be helpful for the society at large.”
Complimenting the Medical and CSR Team for the above initiative, Mr. Damodar Mittal , the Acting Location Head of JSPL said, “The Senior Citizens deserve our care and concern and we should continue to extend holistic support for their well being.”