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Seva Bharti's Dr. Hedgewar Hospital

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Seva Bharti's Dr. Hedgewar HospitalDR. HEDGEWAR HOSPITAL BHACHAU, KUTCH



I. HISTORY: One of the most devastating earthquakes, struck Gujarat on 26th January, 2001 and has killed thousands of people, has ruined hundreds of thousands of houses scattered in thousands of villages in the districts of Kutch, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Surendranagar, Patan and Ahmedabad. The worst fate befell on the township of Bhachau with population of around 40,000. This city has been totally destroyed. Thousands have died. Dead bodies are still being recovered from the debris. In this benumbing tragedy and horrifying circumstances some doctors from Ahmedabad under the auspicious of National Medicos Organisation (NMO), rushed to Bhachau to extend medical help without bothering about their own safety and comforts. Every needy person was helped. This work is being continued and a decision was taken to start a planned hospital best in the circumstances. Help started pouring in needed to start a hospital. Major assi…