A delegation of 10 Indian Doctors are in the country to conduct free screening and treating patients with ear, nose and throat problems.
In an interview with ZANIS in Lusaka today delegation Leader, Ravi Devalia who is past District Governor for Muluba said the doctors came at the invitation of the Rotary Club District 3054.
Mr. Devalia said they are in the country as part of their Personal Social Responsibility to the people of Zambia.
He stated the programme is for ten days stating that they will be stationed at the University Teaching Hospital(UTH) where they will be screening patients at no cost.
Mr. Devalia pointed out that they target to treat over 2,000 patients and conduct more than 200 operations before they end their programme.
He added that the team is using equipment from India adding that it will be handed over to the Hospital at the end of the programme.
Mr. Devalia noted that Rotarians believe in the principle of giving more to other people than just receiving.