Meet Dr Vandana Kamal from Indirapuram, who has been working as a
Medical Officer with the UP Govt for the last 11 years. She is also
the recipient of the “Best Doctor Award” under Prime Minister
Initiative for Mother and Child Health for the year 2018.
Dr Vandana Kamal is the Medical Officer of Gautam Buddha Nager
(Noida) district. Since the outbreak of Corona Virus (Covid-19) she
has been working round-the-clock in battling the spread of the virus
ever since the department found the first suspected patient. When
Vandana’s family learned about her new assignment, they were anxious.
“The disease is dangerous, beta, be careful,” said her mother.
For over a month now, she has been associated with the rapid response
team (RRT) of Gautam Buddha Nagar – Uttar Pradesh. The RRT is a team
of doctors and healthcare providers that respond to Covid-19 patients
with early signs of infection of the Corona Virus. The RRT Team is
directly involve in identifying the HOT spots / infected patients,
including the entire chain of contacts of the patients. They are
always at risk of getting infected because of constant contact.
Her day begins at 6 am and continues until 9 pm. She takes care of
patients as well as her family, and is the mother of two girls
studying in 12th and 9th class respectively. After returning home she
keeps herself in isolation so that her family will stay safe.
She says, “what I am doing is the biggest duty in my life, fighting
this pandemic and serving the nation”. She urges everybody to stay at
home and maintain social distance and not to forget to wash/sanitize
your hands regularly.
During the recent “COFFEE WITH FAMILY” initiative conducted at North
Zone 1, Chaired by the Zonal Manager, every family member of the zone
appreciated and congratulated Dr Vandana Kamal for her effort in the pandemic.
Her husband Vikas Kamal works in our Sales & Marketing as Area
Manager Faridabad NZ1, He proudly says, “She is our family role model
and I am so proud of her.”
The Ashok Leyland family salutes the efforts of Vandana.
#Stay Safe # Stay Healthy