Cricket legend Anil Kumble felicitated this year’s awardees. This year’s event, organised by India’s largest homeopathy healthcare corporate was supported for the second time running by Bajaj Discover.
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Dr.Batra’s 6th Positive Health Awards 2011 were held at the Chowdiah Memorial Hall in Bangalore to honour significant people who live a positive life despite their physical disabilities. Four such heroes were awarded in the presence of about 1,000 people in appreciation of their laudable efforts and their outstanding courage in their endeavor against serious diseases and disabilities. Presented by Bajaj Discover, this year’s positive health winners were felicitated by legendary cricketer Anil Kumble.
The winners for this year’s edition of the awards were recognized and selected by an eminent panel of jurists comprising of Smt. Maneka Gandhi, Ms. Anu Aga, Mr. Vivek Oberoi, Mr. R. Balki, Mr. Rajiv Bajaj and Dr.Mukesh Batra. The awardees recognized were Ms Sujatha Burla, Mr Siddu S. Loute, Mr Shreedhara T S and Ms Bhumika Rajendra for their exemplary effort of transforming humans to heroes. In addition to a short biographic film on each awardee, attendees at the award function were treated to scintillating performances by the dance guru Shiamak Davar’s troupe of specially-abled children.
Admiring the spirit of the awardees, the Indian Cricket Legend, Anil Kumble, said, “I am immensely delighted to felicitate these heroes who have fought out the trials and tribulations in life and have created a niche for themselves in the society. The foremost rule of any sport is to never give up, no matter what, but to keep fighting till the end. These individuals have lived that never ceasing spirit and have successfully fought against all the impossibilities in life to create possible winning situations for themselves. I salute Dr.Mukesh Batra and Mr Rajiv Bajaj for this extra-ordinary event and for the great work that they are doing to contribute towards such a noble cause.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Mukesh Batra, Founder and CMD, Dr. Batras’ Positive Health Clinic Pvt. Ltd. said, "Dr. Batra’s Positive Health Awards salutes people with unyielding grit and unflinching determination, who have beaten all odds to overcome seemingly hopeless situations and have been dedicated enough to make commendable contributions to society. These heroes have demonstrated the strength of the human spirit and have proved that, all it takes to make a difference in the world is a strong will power and great positivity. The Positive Health Awards honor this spirit and re-affirm Dr Batra’s commitment to health and positivity.”
Reiterating his support to the cause, Mr. Rajiv Bajaj, MD, Bajaj Auto Ltd. said, “The Dr. Batra’s Positive Health Awards is a step in a noble direction and we are proud to be associated with this initiative for the second consecutive year. We firmly believe that the lives of these awardees will inspire and spread hope to others.”
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About Dr. Batra's Positive Health Clinic Pvt. Limited (DBPHCPL):
Founded by Dr.Mukesh Batra in 1982, Dr.Batra's Positive Health Clinic Pvt. Ltd. (DBPHCPL) is India's leading homeopathic healthcare corporate. Dr. Mukesh Batra set up a single clinic in Mumbai in 1982, which today has grown into a corporate chain of 87 homeopathic clinics across 34 cities in India and abroad. Dr. Batra's treats lakhs of patients every year for chronic diseases including Asthma and Diabetes, aside from PCOD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and a whole gamut of men, women, and children-related problems, besides hair and skin diseases. DBPHCPL's Cyber Clinic (www.drbatras.com) was listed in the Limca Book of Records (Editions 2004 and 2005) for being the first Cyber Clinic to offer Online Consultation to over 4.5 lakh patients every year from over 87 countries around the world. DBPHCPL is also the World's First Homeopathic Healthcare Corporate to receive ISO 9001-2008 Certification. DBPHCPL recently launched the World's First Tele-Homeopathy Clinic, which enables real-time multi-locational connectivity between patients, the consulting doctor and in-house super-specialists.
About The Positive Health Awards:
Dr. Batra’s Positive Health Clinics, the world’s leading chain of homeopathy clinics, instituted the Positive Health Awards 5 years ago in 2006. These awards salute the heroism of those who have fought serious physical setbacks to survive and contribute meaningfully to society. These awards encourage others to believe in themselves and show to the world that nothing is impossible.
Corporate Social Responsibility:
Dr. Batra's Positive Health Foundation has been making a profound difference to the lives of orphans, handicapped children and the elderly. On the first Monday of each month, one clinic in each of the cities where Dr Batra’s is located, offers free consultation and medication to needy patients. Every employee at Dr. Batra's contributes 1% of his/her salary to the Foundation every month. 1% of the organization's net profit also goes to the same. The Foundation grants scholarships to deserving students who wish to pursue studies in Homeopathy. It conducts CSR activities in a number of institutions such as the Happy Home & School For The Blind, Shepherd Widow's Home, Mercy Old Age Home, Action India and People For Animals shelters, to name a few. Every year, it honours individuals who are living medical miracles having survived and recovered from seemingly irrecoverable conditions to lead remarkable lives.