Dr. Narayan Iyer and Dr. Sharad conveyed the message of Podar School bagging the prestigious Award for their excellent social responsibility programmes carried out during 2008-09 in western India.
The Schoolteam under Dr.Vandana's leadership has done remarkable work in the social field and resource mobilisation for leprosy/ TB/ education causes, said Dr. Narayan. In addition to academics, the school has also been rendering excellent social responsibility activities through their CAS programmes, he added.
IDF has been recognising the institutions who are involved in the national programme for leprosy elimination and other humanitarian causes. The award instituted by IDF will be presented during the IDF Foundation Day in September 2009 in Mumbai.