Power of Youth Foundation Provides Infrastructural Support to Covid Patients of Islamia Hospital
News Desk, News Nation 360 : At a time when the entire nation struggles to cope with the horrific proportions taken by the second wave of Covid-19, a newly formed NGO ‘Power of Youth Foundation’ helped Islamia Hospital with 50 beds for Covid patients as a precautionary step in preparation for the third wave. These beds were specially made for this purpose in Mumbai. The volunteers of the group collected donations from all over the globe to fund this project. The foundation has already donated beds in several other cities, the last one being at a Covid
Centre in Palghar. Philanthropic and responsible business owners of Calcutta contributed a solid sum towards the procurement of mattresses for the same beds. The group responsible for this generous distribution is Entrepreneurs of Kolkata (EOK) led by Sagar Daryani, Co-Founder, and CEO at Wow! Momo Foods Pvt. Ltd. The Vice President of Islamia Hospital and Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), Shri Nadimul Haque along with Hon. General Secretary, Islamia Hospital and Member, Board of Administrators, Kolkata Municipal Corporation, Shri Amiruddin (Bobby) were present at the handover of the hospital beds. The President of Islamia Hospital and Chairman, Board of Administrators, KMC, Shri Firhad Hakim expressed gratitude and was hopeful for more support from generous members of the society. Speaking on the occasion, founding members of the POY team, Karan Singh Prince & Priyanka Banerjee who flew down all the way from Mumbai added that their entire team has vowed to serve the country in the best possible ways during such uncertain times.
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Report : Anustup Kundu