Uppinangady, Mar 30, 2015: As per reports a Bengaluru based lady, backed by NGOs is making available equipment worth Rs 28 L for endosulfan victims in Uppinangadi.
Named, Nelly Prechard, she chalked out a programme for the endosulfan victims of Puttur, Alankar, Koila, Kokkada and Shiradi. Mustering information on the victims of endosulfan she has been providing the required assistance under the guidance of experts.
Recently on avisit to Uppinangadi Community Health Centre the team gathered required details such as measurements for artificial limbs and other devices. Nelly Prechard said that arrangements have been made to provide equipment to 350 children who are endosulfan victims. 150 children will be provided wheelchairs, others will be provided artificial limbs and so on. Equipment worth Rs 28 lakh will be distributed. She further said that she came to know about endosulfan victims through TV and newspapers. Thinking that she must do something for the affected. Assistance has been provided by Jayakarnataka, Boeing and LDS organisations, she said. The association of people with disability, led by Nelly Prechard has been providing the equipment to the needy. The uniqueness of the organisation is that 10 physiotherapy and orthopedic specialists in the organisation are physically challenged them selves. Indeed this is real God’s work.