Brand Ambassador for Brain Health Initiative

PERSON AND PLACES

  • Indian Cricketer Robin Uthappa was appointed as the brand ambassador of the Karnataka Brain Health Initiative (Ka-BHI).
  • Karnataka Brain Health Initiative was an initiative launched in January 2022, by the Karnataka State government in partnership with the NITI Aayog and NIMHANS.
  • The new initiative was launched to improve treatment and prevent neurological disorders - epilepsy, headache, stroke, dementia and brain infections - in the community.
  • He was appointed as the brand ambassador for brain and mental health programmes to train the doctors and for preparations to start Brain Health Clinics.
  • This is a first-of-a-kind initiative in the country that will facilitate early diagnosis and timely treatment, for common neurological diseases.

Facts to know:

 

  • Governor of Karnataka: Mr.Thawar Chand Gehlot.
  • Chief Minister of Karnataka: Mr.Basavaraj Bommai.
  • Nagarhole Tiger Reserve is located in Karnataka.
Robin Uthappa

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