HEAL Paradise Village stages successful Mega Health Camp

HEAL Paradise Village hosted a Mega Health Camp, conducted by Siddhartha Medical College alumni, as the showpiece campus welcomed more than 30 doctors into its newly-constructed Skills Development Centre recently. The inauguration of the centre was presided over by the central Minister of Science and Technology Sri Sujana Chowdary and the state Health Minister Sri […]

HEAL Paradise boys dorms ready for occupation

STUDENT numbers will increase over the coming weeks at HEAL Paradise Village with the Hans Foundation Dormitory for Boys now nearing completion. Pupils at the primary school have numbered just over 50 since its opening last summer, but that number will double now that the dorms are ready for occupation. The new building, donated by […]

Plenty of Christmas excitement at HEAL Paradise Village

Christmas proved to be another busy time for the children and staff of Paradise Village. One of the highlights was a performance put on by the children in the presence of guests who were there to attend a special inauguration ceremony for two of the newest buildings on site. The Phanendra Chunduri Institute for the […]

HEAL members go back to school at Paradise

MEMBERS of HEAL India and HEAL UK found themselves going back to school recently when the new £5m Paradise Village development received its first delivery of desks and chairs. Guests at a special ‘puja’ ceremony to celebrate the completion of the Lalitha & RKR Koneru Primary School, they were invited to try the new furniture […]

HEAL Paradise Village taking shape

CONSTRUCTION workers at HEAL Paradise Village have been toiling night and day to have buildings in readiness for the first intake of children early in 2014. The £4.75m project has been hit by unavoidable delays, but the team on site have been making up for lost time and work is now at an advanced stage […]

HEAL Paradise reaches out to community

HEAL founder/president Dr Satya Prasad Koneru paid a visit to the Paradise site to check on recent progress and attend a foundation stone-laying ceremony at the Institute for Visually Challenged, Vocational Training Centre and school dormitories. “That was a good day for us,” reported site manager Mastan Ann. “We were pleased also to show that […]

Family tragedy sparks charitable act

A BIRMINGHAM doctor will dedicate a new institute for the blind to his son when he travels to his native India to lay a foundation stone at HEAL Paradise Village later this year. Dr Dhanum Chunduri, a GP at the Sparkbrook Community Health Centre, where his wife Vijaya and daughter Jyothi also work, has donated […]

Dallas doctor donates vocational centre to Paradise Village

AN Indian-born Dallas doctor is appealing for more like-minded professionals in America to join his crusade to give impoverished children in his homeland a start in life. A college reunion four years ago brought him back in contact with former classmate Dr Satya Prasad Koneru, founder of the UK charity HEAL (Health and Education for […]