Kolkata, Oct 1 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS): On the occasion of World Heart Day, B.M Birla Heart Research Center introduced ‘Shraddha’- a senior citizen privilege card-in Kolkata with a pledge for a healthy heart.
Fashion designer Agnimitra Paul, actor Haradhan Banerjee and local MLA Nirmal Majhi were present at the event on Friday.
“It is a very good initiative taken by the hospital for the elderly people,” said Paul.
Cardiologist Soma Bhattacharya made the people present aware on how to recognize symptoms and prevent heart attacks.
She also displayed a slide presentation on the special campaigns and initiatives taken by B.M Birla on heart care.
A cardiac camp was conducted atold age home Nabanir and orphanage Mother’s Nest.
(Reporting by Papri Chanda)