Showing posts from July, 2021

We will miss you : Our Friend Jerome D’Souza( January 29, 1970 - July 22, 2021)

  I was shocked by the news, our dear friend Jerome is no more. He died due to a heart attack yesterday in the morning. He was a real friend and comrade for his buddy. He was one of the most popular alumni of  Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbai.   I had my first meeting with Jerome at  India International Center,  ( IIC) New Delhi. That was in 2008, programs were being organized by a group of organizations to discuss the issues like the cultural and social aspects of development. That was the beginning of our friendship, which never ended. No, matter, where we were based during these times, but we were constantly in touch. Over the years we have developed a great understanding to share and discuss anything on the earth.    I have knowing many people, I can not claim, all of them are my friend but we tried to understand each other. There are two kinds of people on this brink. One is socially oriented and the second is socially committed. Here I am not diminishing one from the o

Happy Doctors Day ️: Thanks for risking own life to save humanity

                             Happy Doctors Day ️ This is indeed challenging time for Doctors and Health workers in India and across globe. The Pandemic is just around us, particularly the second wave of COVID in our country. Thousands of doctors lost their life, while serving to COVID infested citizens. The courage and dedications of doctors didn’t required certificate from anyone, that was the visible in those days. The situation was more vulnerable because our hospitals did not have infrastructures at the first place, just forget about the dealing with the pandemic. The burden of the Pandemic on Doctors are overwhelming.   My family members and friends are doing hard work as Doctor in the India and other parts of world. But, many times, it’s frustrating to see the behavior of authorities or private hospital, not recognizing the doctors or health workers requirement like PPE and others facilities to handle with COVID19 or otherwise. Even in such situation, there are media report