Being the incumbent of the most prestigious office of IAP, I am delighted to extend my personal greetings to you. It is a very humbling experience to know that I carry the weight of the confidence reposed in me by our general body of members comprising 33,000 pediatricians across the country.
It has now almost been two years since we have been living under the shadow of larger than life, never ever imagined phenomenon, Covid 19. Whenever we took it lightly, it hit back us hard reminding us of our folly. Even after 150 Crore vaccine doses its scaring us again in the new form of Omricorn.