Dedicated to the service of the under-privileged in Ichalkaranji

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Source: Seva-English      Date: 30 Jan 2013 16:34:05

$img_titleSeva Bharti, Ichalkaranji is set up in 1990-following the birth centenary year of Dr Keshav Baliram Hedgewar, the founder of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) to provide services to the under-privileged people living in this famous ‘City of Looms” in Kolhapur district of Maharashtra. 

Since its inception Seva Bharti, Ichalkaranji has now acquired a status of a premier service organization providing much needed succor to the neglected sections of the society in the fields of health, education and related areas.

The healthcare services include:

  • Dr. Hedgewar Mobile Clinic visiting nearby 12 villages, twice a week, treating 25000 patients annually.
  • Pathology lab, established in 1993, serving to 5000 beneficiaries annually at nominal rates.
  • OPD registering 6000 patients per year.
  • Polyclinic having 8 specialist doctors on its panel, each one offering services of check up & advice once in a week for needy patients.
  •  Day care indoor unit, 24 hour ambulance service at subsidized rates. Blood donation camps. Free health camps.
  • Nutritious food for the malnourished children in Lalnagar slum of Ichalkaranji city.
  • Free child health checkup camps. Rescue & relief work for the victims of earthquakes in Killari (Dist. Latur) in September 1993 & Kutch (Gujarat) in 2001.
  • Relief & rehabilitation work in 2005 & 2006 for the flood affected people and medical treatment at the time of epidemics in Kolhapur district.
  • Participation in periodic health campaigns like pulse polio, special health checkup camps for women and general checkup camps

Seva Bharti provides services in the field of education and vocation also. They include:

  • Madhav Shishu Mandir (KG Classes) & Madhav Vidya Mandir (Primary School) started in 2002 in Ganeshnagar Colony to provide quality primary education to children from deprived sections of the society.
  • Balwadi (KG Class) for children of Lalnagar slum-dwellers.
  • Eklavya Abhyasika (Study Room) for students.
  • Bhagini Nivedita Silai Prashikshan Kendra (Sewing Training Institute) for women from deprived classes of society.

Seva Bharati, Ichalkaranji 
Sona- Parvati Sadan, Tilak Road, Gujari Corner,
Ichalkaranji, Dist. Kolhapur
(Maharashtra, India)
Phone: 0230-2430435
E-mail Id.: [email protected]
Contact Person
: Shri Shrikant Prabhudesai
Contact no.- (0230)2426465, 09422048708
E-mail Id: [email protected]

How to reach:
Ichalkaranji is a city in Kolhapur district of Maharashtra (India).
By Air: Nearest Airport- Kolhapur - 22 km and Belgaum - 110 km
By Rail: Nearest Railway Junction is Miraj. It lies on Mumbai-Bangalore main line and has daily connectivity to important cities. Miraj railway station is about 28 km from Ichalkaranji. It takes 20 minutes from Miraj railway station to reach Ichalkaranji.

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