Allergan India Private limited, a leading specialty pharmaceutical company announced its unique CSR initiative in Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh. Smt. Anupriya Patel, Minsiter of state dedicated the project to the people of Mirzapur. She graced the occasion as the chief guest.
Allergan India in association with Smile charitable trust has provided water coolers, water dispensers with RO/UV units as well as 3-seater steel benches at the divisional male hospital and the District womens hospital, prepping the hospital for a comfortable summer. In addition, Allergan India in association with Mobility India has provided development aids for children with cerebral palsy, postural and motor control problems.
Smt. Anupriya Patel, Minister of State, Mirzapur, on the occasion said; It is heartwarming to see so many smiles on the faces of the children with cerebral palsy who can now experience some comfort using the development aid provided, without the assistance from a caretaker.
On the occasion, Sridhar Ranganathan, MD Allergan India and South Asia said Being leaders in specialty care, we at Allergan work closely with health care practitioners who treat children with cerebral palsy. We are committed to improve the debilitating lives led by the CP children due to their inability to move and assistance required from caretakers due to their spasticity. We understand these challenges and hope that we can make their daily lives more meaningful by providing development aid, produced specifically to their needs. We will continue our promise to CP with various initiatives around the country.
Allergan India Private Limited, a joint venture between Allergan and Piramal Enterprises Limited (Formerly known as Piramal Healthcare Limited). Allergan India is a specialty pharmaceutical company and has emerged as the market leader in the fast-growing ophthalmic category with the successful launches of a series of high technology medication and devices for diseases such as glaucoma, dry eye, infections and inflammations.
About Smile Charitable Trust
Smile Charitable Trust, a registered Not-for-profit Organisation based out of Bengaluru contributing directly to benefit the underprivileged children and families through more than dozen welfare programs in education, health and sanitation spread across rural areas of Karnataka. Smile Swachalaya, a sanitation initiative of Smile Charitable Trust emphasizes on construction and maintenance of toilets.
About Mobility India
Mobility India (MI) established in Bangalore, as a Registered Society, in 1994 has been a progressive force in the disability, development and rehabilitation sector.