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26 Nov 2018 -Mundra and Ahmedabad CGPL organises Health Camps to extend quality healthcare through ‘Project Arogya’ in Mundra, Gujarat

Tata Power, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Coastal Gujarat Power Limited (CGPL), has relentlessly worked towards improving the social well-being and quality of life of the communities living in and around its operational areas. In line with this commitment, CGPL organized Health Camps in the working area  to extend primary healthcare at the doorstep of communities through its ‘Project Arogya’.

In 2018-19, Project Arogya addressed the healthcare measures by initiating four themes: 1) Mahila Arogya 2) Netra Raksha 3) Child Health 4) General health in partnership with Bhojay Sarvoday Trust.

Under its Mahila Arogya theme, CGPL organised  gynaecology camps in six villages through which it reached out to 772 villagers. Under its Netra Raksha theme, healthcare camps were organised in 19 villages where 50 patients were referred for cataract surgeries out of which 20 have been carried out till date. To address the issue of General Community Health, camps were organised in five villages which witnessed 263 patients being treated with nine cases being referred for further treatment at Bhojay Hospital.

Talking about the initiative, Mr. Ashok Sethi, COO & Executive Director, Tata Power, said, “Well-being of our community has always been at the heart of CGPL’s operations. By organising Health Camps through ‘Project Arogya’ we aim to provide a caring, supportive and healthy environment to children, families and others in our community. It gives us immense joy to see that our initiative has benefitted over 1570 community members. This only makes us strive harder to practice this philosophy in all areas of our operations”

Tata Power through its ‘Project Arogya’ aims to continue extending quality healthcare facilities to all the rural community members living in its outreach areas.

About Tata Power:

Tata Power is India’s largest integrated power company and, together with its subsidiaries & jointly controlled entities, has an installed capacity of 10857 MW. A pioneer in the field, it has a presence across the entire power value chain: Generation of renewable as well as conventional power including hydro and thermal energy; transmission & distribution, trading and coal & freight logistics. With renewable energy assets in solar and wind accounting for 22% of the company's portfolio, Tata Power is a leader in clean energy generation. In line with the company's view on sustainable and clean energy development, Tata Power is steering the transformation of utilities to integrated solutions by looking at new business growth in EV charging & storage, distributed generation & rooftops, microgrids and home automation & smart meters.

It has successful public-private partnerships in generation, transmission & distribution in India namely: ‘Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd.’ with Delhi Vidyut Board for distribution in North Delhi; 'Tata Power Ajmer Distribution Ltd.' with Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd. for distribution in Ajmer; 'Powerlinks Transmission Ltd.' with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for evacuation of Power from Tala hydro plant in Bhutan to Delhi; 'Maithon Power Ltd.' with Damodar Valley Corporation for a 1050 MW Mega Power Project at Jharkhand. Tata Power is serving more than 2.6 million distribution consumers in India and has developed the country’s first 4000 MW Ultra Mega Power Project at Mundra (Gujarat) based on super-critical technology.

With growing international focus, Tata Power's global presence includes strategic investments in Indonesia through a 30% stake in the coal company PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC); 26% stake in mines at PT Baramulti Suksessarana Tbk (BSSR); in Singapore through Trust Energy Resources; in South Africa through a joint venture called ‘Cennergi’ to develop projects in sub-Sahara Africa; in Zambia through a 50:50 joint venture with ZESCO for 120 MW Hydro project; in Georgia through AGL which is a joint venture with Clean Energy, Norway & IFC for development of 187 MW hydro project; in Bhutan through a hydro project in partnership with The Royal Government of Bhutan.

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