On 29 th Nov, 2015, Sri Ramavtar Berlia inaugurated a project to provide medical assistance to underprivileged children and pregnant women in the presence of a galaxy of Lion dignitaries, including, ID Lion G. S. Hora, PDG Lion P. C. Maskara, PDG Lion P. K. Saha, PDG Lion A.B.Agarwal, PDG Lion Dr. R. K. Agarwal & PDG Lion Nirmal Gidra.
The project was initiated with the active involvement from Lion Sujit Bihani, an enthusiastic member of the club, who managed the installation of equiptments at the centre, comprising a hall measuring 500 sq. ft., along with two chambers for the consulting doctor’s.
Solely funded by philanthropist, Sri Ramavtar Berlia, Trustee of L. R. Berlia Social Development Foundation, Siliguri, it continues to sponsor expenditure associated with the project.
As the 9 th service project of the club at Goudiyamath, the members have extended their services to also provide medicines at no charge.
The clinic is run every Sunday from 12PM to 3PM, with 6 -7 volunteers, involved with management of approximately 60- 70 patients every week. Lady Lion members are also actively involved.