Bhubaneswar: Odisha-Mo Parivar helped a 51-year-old woman get prosthetic arms after she met with an accident on February 11 this year.
K Bhanumathi had suffered severe injuries on her both hands. She underwent an amputation of both of her hands as per the advice of the doctors.
Bhanumathi was facing difficulties in managing the daily chores. Besides, she was unable to assist her husband in running their betel shop.
Bhanumathi approached Odisha-Mo Parivar Jeevan Bindu coordinator Subash Maharana for prosthetic arms.
Maharana raised the issue before the convener of Odisha-Mo Parivar. Since there was a need of advanced prosthetics for Bhanumathi, the Odisha-Mo Parivar convener sought the intervention of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD) department Minister Ashok Panda.
As per the instruction of the minister, Prasant Nayak, GM ARC Capital Hospital, took the necessary steps to provide prosthetic arms to Bhanumathi.
Bhanumathi has expressed her gratitude to Odisha-Mo Parivar after availing the prosthetics.