Delhi Health Minister Kiran Walia distributed hearing aids to several under-privileged children with severe hearing loss at Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya here on Thursday. The programme was held in association with NHC Hearing Care India which provided digitally programmable hearing instruments.

In a statement, NHC Hearing Care India said it would adopt these children and take full responsibility for their hearing for life with regular check-ups and re-programming of hearing aids on a continuous basis.