Mumbai: CSIA marks World Hepatitis Day with tests

Staff ReporterUpdated: Thursday, May 30, 2019, 04:41 AM IST
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Mumbai: For the first time an airport in India GVK MIAL the company that administers Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), observed World Hepatitis Day 2017. A free check-up camp was organised on Friday as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative.

With an endeavour to create awareness and curb the spreading of hepatitis, the airport operator, in association with SRL Diagnostics, conducted free lipid profile and liver health screening at the medical centres located inside CSIA’s Terminal 1 and 2 for travellers and MIAL employees. The day-long camp received an enthusiastic response with more than 1,000 passengers participating in the health drive.

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