National Bone and Joint Day was declared on 4th August 2012 and our President IOA - Dr Rajashekaran asked members to have at least one free surgery for poor patient and that activity is taken care of every year on that day and other public awareness programs are arranged by all state chapters. Government of India , Postal Department released special cover on that day.
Every year this social activity is done by all state chapter members through out the India under the able Leadership of President of IOA
In 2016 - Dr Sudhir Kapoor -President IOA appealed members to have "One member - One or More Free Surgery " during 3-5 August and requested to document it for World Record . Thre is overwhelming response from each and every corner of India and documents are under collection amd we will be able to set new record of free surgery on such a short time of span of 3 Days ! All credit goes to active and vibrant members and Leadership !
World Record Academy, USA - Highest number of free Othopaedic Surgeries, India, 3-5 August 2016