World Population Day today

Port Blair
10 Jul 2017

The Directorate of Health Services will observe World Population Day 2017 on July 11 and a fortnight-long celebration thereafter on the theme ‘Nayi Lehar Naya Vishwas, Sampoona Zimmedari Se Parivar Vikas’ in these islands. Various IEC activities will be conducted throughout the territory involving PRIs, para medical staff, Anganwadi workers, Youth Clubs, NGOs, ASHAs and general public to generate awareness on population stabilization. The inaugural function will be held in the community hall at Dairyfarm Junction at 10.30 am which will be graced by the Chairperson, Municipal Council, Mr B Eswar Rao, as the chief guest.