Master Blaster donates medical equipment to Assam hospital



Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has donated medical equipment to a charitable hospital in Assam, a move which will benefit over 2,000 children from underprivileged families.

The Master Blaster, who is also the ‘’Goodwill ambassador of UNICEF’’, has donated equipment required in the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to the Makunda hospital in Karimganj district.

His foundation has also helped in providing nutrition and education to tribal communities in Madhya Pradesh, and this initiative will also help a lot of underprivileged communities in the North-East.

Dr Vijay Anand Isamael, Paediatric Surgeon, Makunda Hospital thanked the legendary batsman for the aid stated that the grant from the Sachin Tendulkar Foundation with support from Ekam Foundation will help provide better services at low costs to the poor people who come in large numbers to this area. (PTI)