2074 Baishak 3, Chhatrapati Free Cline provided food, clothes, buckets and mosquito nets worth Rs.285000 to 30 Mushahar families of Mirchaiya Village, Siraha district.
The “Bir Ganeshman Singh Block” was retrofitted to make it earthquake-safe under the guidence of Nepal’s senior most structural engineer Mr. Monohar Rajbhandari. The Department of Urban Development and Building Construction, Nepal Government has supported this pioneering work both technically and financially. This is the first hospital building to be retrofitted . It proved to be a wise decision. It with stood April 25 quake and subsequent aftershocks.
Media Coverage after earthquake
279 persons undergo Free Cataract Operation
Prof. Dausch of Global Eye Mission
-17 June 2014
UNDP/ Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Programme parterned with the clinic to conduct a comprehensive disaster management at community level training in 6 wards of Kathmandu Metropolitan City. Some 625 Volunteers of wards 17, 18,19,20,21,28 and 30 were trained in various aspects of community disaster management.
Pioneering work of disaster preparedness at community level was initiated by the clinic in 2004. Ward 17 Disaster Management Committee, a joint undertaking of Chhatrapati Free Clinic, Rotary Club of Thamel, and other local youth clubs, is located at the hospital. More than 200 local volunteers were trained in first aid and light search & rescue under our Emergency First Aids & Disaster Preparedness at Community Level programme. This training proved to be a our volunteers not only helped manage temporary shelter for the earthquake victims. They also rescued alive 2 women from collapsed buildings and recovered 2 dead bodies as well.
Disaster Preparedness at Community Level
- Relief to Mushahars in Mahottari Chhatrapati free clinic provided food, woolen clothes, blankets worth Rs. 10 lakhs to 102 Mushahars families
- Relief to Mushahars in Siraha
- Celebration of 25 years of friendship and cooperation with Dr. Joachim Hoffmann and his team from Germany
- Retrofitting of first building