Mussoorie/Dehradun: On the occasion of World Health Day, DLF Foundation, the philanthropic arm of India’s leading real estate developer DLF Ltd., donated a state-of-the-art CT scan machine to Sub-District Hospital, Mussoorie as part of its commitment to support the public health systems to provide better access to healthcare for all. The CT scan machine was donated in the august presence of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Shri Pushkar Singh Dhami, who lauded the DLF Foundation for its efforts to provide better and more accessible healthcare to the residents of Mussoorie and the surrounding areas. Gayatri Paul, CEO, DLF Foundation, Shri Ganesh Joshi, Minister for Agriculture, Sainik Kalyan and Rural Development, Uttarakhand, and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion.
Congratulating, DLF Foundation on this noble initiative, Shri. Pushkar Singh Dhami, Chief Minister, Uttarakhand said, “I appreciate DLF Foundation’s thoughtful efforts to make healthcare accessible for all. People in Mussoorie and nearby areas, especially the ones living in rural areas, now need not travel far to avail CT scan services.”
The state-of-the-art CT scan machine will prove beneficial for patients coming to the hospital, especially from remote areas of Dehradun, New Tehri, and the Uttarkashi district.
Commenting on this, Gayatri Paul, CEO, of DLF Foundation said,” We believe that this CT scan facility will strengthen the public health infrastructure at the sub-district hospital and provide quality healthcare to the underserved. This initiative is a small gesture on our part to ensure that medical services are accessible and affordable to all.”
It is worth noting that DLF Foundation had also donated an Emergency Ventilation Machine to the Landor Community Hospital, Mussoorie in 2021 as part of its sustained CSR activities.
DLF Foundation was established in 2008 as the philanthropic arm of the DLF Group. The DLF Foundation’s vision is to transform communities they work with through high-impact interventions in spheres of education, healthcare, and social sustainability with the resolve of enabling a better quality of life, backed by sustainable ecosystems for all stakeholders within the immediate and extended communities.
This is accomplished through the creation of customised programmes and innovative institutions that address India’s current development challenges and by providing a platform for the foundation to collaborate with other institutions, professionals, and subject matter experts to deliver sustained, magnified impact across communities of interest.