DC flags off rally to generate awareness on yoga

Port Blair
18 Jun 2018

The District Administration through its District Health Society, South Andaman organized an awareness rally today on 18/06/2018 from Bathu Basti parking area (opp. Air Force unit) and finished at PHC Garacharma to create awareness on the upcoming 4th International Day of Yoga to be celebrated on 21st June, 2018. The rally was flagged off by the Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman, Mr Udit Prakash Rai in presence of Municipal Councilor, Ward No. 19, Mr K. Muthu. All together, around 200 participants from NCC (Naval), NCC (Army), Industrial Training Institute, Dollygunj, ANM Training School, NGO SAASHWAT and local residence of Bathubasti area participated in the rally.
The rally was concluded by an awareness talk on importance of Yoga by Dr. Sabita Biswas, Medical Officer In-charge (Homoeo) AYUSH PHC Garacharma and by Mr B. Nagendra, District Programme Manager, DHS (SA) at PHC Garacharma. Further, the general public of South Andaman District are cordially invited for their participation in the yoga demonstration on International Day of Yoga from 6.40 AM to 8.00 AM at 23 identified venues of South Andaman District.