The annual anganwadi day at NHS, Rangapur – Sopana was a celebratory event which saw over 700 people in attendance including children, parents, ICDS staff and public representatives. Speaking at the event, Ms Swati Kantamani, Head-Natco Trust reasserted that education is the first priority of the Trust and the main objective is to strengthen Anganwadis and schools, so as to provide quality education to children.
The annual Parent-Teacher meeting was held at Natco School of Learning. After the meeting in which the parents were apprised of their ward’s progress an interactive session between the parents and the management (including the Trust) was conducted in which the parents put forth their many concerns which were allayed by the management.
Natco Trust played an active part in the renovation of the orthopaedic wing at Guntur General Hospital. Through the Trust’s contribution, the new wing with a 14 bed ICU ward and Laminar modular Operation theater was inaugurated by Shri Nannapaneni Venkaiah Chowdary, Chairman and Managing Director, Natco Pharma Limited.
The LVPEI Natco Eye Centre at Kothur celebrated its first anniversary on December 2, 2018. Our CEO and VC, Mr Rajeev Nannapaneni visited the facility on the occasion and congratulated the doctors, staff and other members of the Hospital.
NATCO’s CEO, Mr Rajeev Nannapaneni, inspects the construction progress of the proposed Cancer Care unit coming up in Guntur, AP. Natco Trust is building a 100 bed comprehensive cancer care facility that would be spread out over 55,000 sft and have 20 chemotherapy bays and provide patients with related diagnostics and treatment.
NATCO Trust provided solar power to Panchayat office, Public water systems and 25 individual households to Ibrahimpur village panchayat
The LVPEI NATCO Eye Centre was inaugurated by Shri T. Harish Rao garu, Hon’ble Minister of Irrigation, Marketing and Legislative Affairs, Government of Telangana and Dr. C. Laxma Reddy, Hon’ble Minister of Medical and Health, Government of Telangana and Shri Nannapaneni Venkaiah Chowdary, Chairman and Managing Director, Natco Pharma Limited.
The Bhoomipuja for the cancer ward being constructed by NATCO Trust was conducted by Dr Kamineni Srinivas. The Trust has contributed Rs 16 crore for the 100 bed ward.
Natco Trust supported the construction of a 32-bedded paediatric ward with a waiting hall and renovated an old paediatric ward at Guntur Government Hospital. The ward was inaugurated by our Chairman, Mr. V.C.Nannapaneni on 21st November 2016
Natco Trust has launched a year-long initiative to address severe acute malnourishment among children aged 0 – 5 years in Kothur in October, 2016.
Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE), a National Programme implemented by the Government of India conducted a district level science exhibition at Natco School of Learning, Guntur.
After school tuition centres were established in Government Primary School, Borabanda & in Kothur Programme area to cater to about 250 and 100 children respectively and help them improve their fundamentals in language and Math.
As a part of its initiatives of catering to school children’s health, Natco trust in association with Ashray Akruti conducted a ear care health camp in Natco Government High School, Borabanda
As a part of World Breastfeeding Week celebration, a series of awareness programmes were conducted to educate antenatal and postnatal women on the need and importance of breastfeeding at our nutrition centres in Kothur & Nagarjunasagar Programme areas.
A 6th batch of pre-primary teacher training course is underway as a part of Natco’s vocational training to provide better livelihoods for all. Natco trust set up a Pre-Primary Teacher Training center in Hyderabad, franchised by SETWIN (Society for Employment Promotion and Training in Twin Cities).
A cancer awareness programme is being organised by Natco Trust on an ongoing basis every Wednesday at a few Government Schools in Hyderabad. Adolescent girls are being educated on the importance of personal hygiene as well as about the key risk factors of cancer and eliminating their fears and misconception about the disease.
Gender segregated functional toilets were constructed by Natco Trust for school children in a Zilla Parishad school in Inumulnarva village, Kothur district, Telangana
Natco Trust organised a healthy baby show to promote awareness about positive health of children. The event provided an opportunity to recognize parents and anganwadi workers who set good examples to motivate other mothers about healthy standards of raising a baby. The babies’ immunisation records were also looked into and referred to sub centres based on their eligibility.
Natco Trust organised a dental check-up camp in Borabanda to cater to the health needs of children residing in a highly concentrated urban slum in Hyderabad.
Natco Trust conducted a special medical camp in which 287 paediatric and 227 gynaecology patients across 17 villages were screened and given free consultation and medicines. The camp was organised in Chintalapalem, Nagarjuna Sagar programme area. The patients that needed to be followed up were referred to Niloufer Hospital, Hyderabad.
Natco trust has set up a Pre-Primary Teacher Training center in Hyderabad, franchised by SETWIN (Society for Employment Promotion and Training in Twin Cities). Currently, a fourth batch of the 6 month course is underway and training 20 candidates to be employed as pre- primary teachers.