Raising Awareness for Diabetes by Diabetes Awareness and You
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Diabetes is considered as a Silent Killer among the many deadly diseases in this world. But there is very little awareness about the dangers this disease poses to a significant section of the population. Diabetes Awareness and You (DAY), an organisation in the heart of the City, called for a press meet in presence of Important
Dignitaries, to spread awareness. The auspicious occasion observed the felicitation of Samrat Moullik, upon the completion of the extraordinary feat of covering 3000 km on a bicycle on an Indo-Bangladesh expedition. He and Hon’ble Speaker Biman Banerjee along with Giasuddin Mollah, Hon’ble Minister at West Bengal Legislative Assembly had launched the Mascot – Mr Day, the Ambassador of Diabetes Awareness. The auspicious occasion was graced by the presence of Chandrima Bhattacharya (Honourable Minister of State, Health and Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal) who was the chief guest for the evening. Sheik Shafiul Imam, Counsellor (Education and Sports), Bangladesh Deputy High Commission Kolkata as a Special Guest. Other important dignitaries who graced the occasion was Ananya Chakraborty, Honourable Chairperson, WBCPCR and veteran actor Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Dr Debasis Basu, President, Diabetes Awareness and You and Nandita Banerjee, Secretary, Diabetes Awareness and You (DAY).
Pic : Krishnendu Kundu
Report : Anustup Kundu