Mahati Trust, an NGO registered as a wholly charitable trust U/s 12A and recognized U/s 80G of the IT act, was established in October 2011, to address Women health care and specifically, to address the prevalence of the cervical cancer in urban and rural Karnataka. A group of doctors and corporate personnel constitute Mahati Trust and are working together towards a cervical cancer-free Karnataka.
Cancer cervix is completely preventable sexually transmitted virus induced disease. However,
Highest woman cancer deaths in India (26.2%).
One death every 7 minutes in India.
India makes up 27% of the world’s total cervical cancer cases and deaths every year, despite having only 16% of the world’s population.