Awareness rally marks World TB Day at Mayabunder

Report by: 
KURMA RAO
Mayabunder
26 Mar 2018

To spread awareness among people against tuberculosis on World TB Day, a bike rally was organized at Mayabunder last Saturday. The Superintendent of Police, North and Middle Andaman, Mr Ingit Pratap Singh flagged off the rally in the presence of Dr Amitabha Dey, Medical Superintendent of Dr RP Hospital, Dy.SP, Mr RK Singh and officials from different government departments. Altogether, 26 motorbikes participated in the rally, which started from Dr RP Hospital after passing through different parts in the North Andaman region including Webi, bazaar area etc. Pamplets on tuberculosis prevention and treatment were distributed to general public during the rally. 
Members from NGOs, social workers etc participated in the rally in which participants displayed the pamphlets of slogans for awareness and prevention from the disease.