Mumbai, December 31, 2020: Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital organised a musical programme ‘Swaranjali: Ek Saal, Ek Safar, Ek Salaam’ to pay tribute to society’s heroic battle against the pandemic on December 30. The virtual gala was the brainchild of Dr Mihir Bapat, Director & Senior Consultant, Nanavati Institute of Spine Surgery, who wished to extend support to the musicians who suffered a loss of livelihood during the pandemic.
Hosted by Dr. Samir Dalwai, the event was elevated by Nanavati Hospital’s singing sensations Dr. Bapat, Dr. Sanjay Nabar, Dr. Aneesh Sabnis, Dr. Agnieesh Patial and Dr. Jagruti Parthiv Sanghvi, who performed live with the musicians of the fabulous Orchestra Mahim Group on YouTube on 30 December at 6 P.M. (Wednesday).
The global pandemic has had varied shattering effects on different communities. To acknowledge the musicians and to lift their spirits, the doctors of Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital collaborated with Orchestra Mahim Group for a musical evening. Despite battling with myriad risks every day, these front-line health workers have advanced a noble cause to make things better for the musicians.
Expressing his unfeigned support for the initiative, legendary actor Mr. Shatrughan Sinha personally recorded a video message. “Delving into the colourful world of music, our talented doctors, who have served the society with unwavering determination and focus uptil now, have taken this marvelous step to acknowledge and encourage those musicians who were restricted by the clutches of the pandemic. This symphony is a must watch,” he said.
Bolstering the confidence of the doctors, highly acclaimed singer Javed Ali passed on his wishes by adding, “The pandemic has been a particularly tough time for our fellow musicians. Dr. Mihir Bapat and other doctors of Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital have been very considerate in taking this step. I am confident that this event will be a huge success and that the efforts of these doctors will bear fruit!”