Don Bosco School in Kolkata becomes first private institution to turn into a COVID Care Centre
To treat moderately ill patients affected by Covid-19, Don Bosco Park Circus has become the first private institution to convert into a Covid care facility. Due to a shortage of beds in Kolkata, the School is offering services like 30 beds, with medicines, oxygen, a team of experienced doctors and healthcare workers, working round the clock to ensure the best possible treatment for COVID infected patients
The venture will run under the leadership of reputed cardiac surgeon Dr. Atanu Saha of Rabindranath Tagore Institute of Medical Sciences, Kolkata.
The Don Bosco Network in India comprises of 11 Planning and Development Organisations (PDOs), each dedicated to the development of the Salesian provinces they serve. The Don Bosco network is spread across 29 states and 354 NGOs, reaching more than 10 lakh people.