Dr. Charudutt Apte was instrumental to establish a Charity fund by the name ‘SAMAVEDANA' in the year 2003 for treatment of poor patients with speciality ailments where doctors do not charge any fee.‘Samavedana‘ means to understand ones’ pain and act towards easing it.
Working in Treatment, Prevention & Awareness are Samavedana’s core arms to meet needs of the deprived. SAMAVEDANA till today has recorded over 1000 beneficiaries of speciality care and has spent Rs. 6.66 CR on charity for the poor patients, it has also done free cancer screening for more than 12000 poor urban and rural women in 7 years.
Visit us here - http://samavedana.org