Category Archives: Helping Hand & Appreciation

LARGEST ORAL CANCER SCREENING PROGRAMME

The record for conducting the largest oral cancer screening programme using the VELscan device was set by Dr. Jagdish Zadke, BDS and Dr. Kailash Asawa, MDS from Pacific Dental College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, at Wonder Cement Limited, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, on February 4, 2020. A total of 3,008 people have undergone through oral cancer screening.

MAXIMUM POST OFFICE ACCOUNTS OPENED FOR WIDOWS OF A DISTRICT IN A DAY

The maximum post office accounts opened for widows of a district in a day is 6,685 and this record was set by District Collector Rajkot, Gujarat, at Head Post Office, Rajkot, Gujarat, on January 18, 2020.

CONSCIENTIOUS SOCIAL ACTIVIST

The record for being a conscientious social activist was set by Mohit Salgiya (born on July 6, 2000) of Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He contributed to the society by performing various activities such as participating in cleanliness projects, planting trees, feeding street dogs; offering services to the polio camps, old age homes, blind homes; and at election booths as a level officer. He has also worked for NGOs and projects related to water harvesting, traffic awareness programmes, as confirmed on December 12, 2019.

BIGGEST TOWEL ART

The record for making and displaying the biggest towel art of Siamese Crocodile with a length of 51ft was set by I-PHA at Lemon Tree Hotel, Pune, on January 18, 2020. The team of 7 members took 3 hours and used 870 towels to set up a replica of an endangered species of the crocodile.

NOCTURNAL AMBULANCE MAN

The record for being a nocturnal ambulance man was set by Manjunath Ningappa Pujari (born on December 04, 1978) of Belagavi, Karnataka. He has been providing free services to needy people in his auto rickshaw ambulance, late at night, since the last 3 years and he has so far served 150 people. During the day, he works as an office assistant in IL&FS group of companies and serves the needy by night, as confirmed on November 23, 2019.