Indian Cultural Group Accompanies Medical Team To Fiji As New Wrinkle To Longstanding Partnership

Medical team consisting of specialists on cardiology, advanced orthopedic and oncology will conduct free health screenings

By Litia Cava

SUVA, Fiji (Fiji Times, August 01, 2016) – An Indian cultural group is in the country to perform Indian classical cultural programs.

Welcoming the group, the Minister for Health and Medical Services Jone Usamate said such shows encouraged good values.

"The cultural show will benefit us all as we value our cultures and traditions alike and it is important that we prioritise them as they remind us of our cherished values," Mr Usamate said.

The team are accompanying a medical team consisting of specialists on cardiology, advanced orthopaedic and oncology from Devyani Hospital in India.

The team will be conducting free health screenings in Ba this Wednesday and in Lautoka on Thursday and Friday.

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