Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 2: Creating a safe and comfortable zone for breastfeeding women during their journeys, a startup mentored by Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) has launched a project of installing state-of-the-art breastfeeding pods at three railway stations across Kerala, an official statement said here on Monday.
Christened 'Domatio', the new age breastfeeding pod has already been set up in Thrissur Railway Station and the facility would be opened in Thiruvananthapuram Central and Ernakulam South in the coming days.
'I Love 9 Months', a maternity wellness startup, was implementing the project in association with KSUM, CIMAR Hospitals, Kochi, and Saroja Hospital, Thrissur.
Senior Divisional Commercial Manager IRTS Rajesh Chandran, would inaugurate 'Domatio’ at the Central Railway Station on September 3 at 1100 hours.President, IMA Thiruvananthapuram Anupama R will be present on the occasion.
Chairman, Cochin Port Trust IAS M Beena would inaugurate the project at Ernakulam South Railway Station on September 5 in the presence of CEO-CIMAR, and Edappal Hospitals Gokul Gopinath.
Minister for Agriculture V S Sunil Kumar launched ‘Domatio’ at Thrissur Railway Station on August 30. Managing Director, Saroja Hospitals Krishnan Pisharody was present at the function.
‘Domatio’ is designed to help women comfortably breastfeed infants in public places like shopping malls, restaurants, hospitals, zoo, bus stand, and railway stations. (UNI)