Visiting heart specialists urge for children to be checked

Head surgeon Assish Katewa of the Sri Sathya Sai Sajeevani Hospital in Raipur, India, and Sai Prema Foundation director Sumeet Tappoo during the press conference at the CWM hospital today. Picture: NICOLETTE CHAMBERS

Head surgeon Assish Katewa of the Sri Sathya Sai Sajeevani Hospital in Raipur, India, and Sai Prema Foundation director Sumeet Tappoo during the press conference at the CWM hospital today. Picture: NICOLETTE CHAMBERS

Update: 6:14PM AN INTERNATIONAL medical team of 15 specialists who arrived in the country last week are urging parents to take their children for a heart check-up. The team, led by head surgeon Dr Asish Katewa from the Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Hospital in Raipur, India, said there were many children living with a heart […]

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