On 24th March 2013 IDF AP took part in the World TB Day event in Director of Medical Education, Sultan Bazar, Hyderabad. Mr.Ajay Sawhney, IAS, Prinicpal Secretary Health and Family Welfare, Govt of AP was the Chief guest and Dr. Aruna Kumari, Director of Public Health & FW, Dr. T. Rani Samyukta Jt. Director (TB) & State TB Officer AP, Hyderabad graced the occasion.
Flexes and Posters featuring Dhanraj Pillai, Gagan Narang, Mary Kom, Anil Kumble were displayed in all PHCs, UHCC, leading hospitals, teaching instituitions, government departments, corporate offices. A rally was organized where in the volunteers from hospitals, Nursing colleges.
We have conducted the essay contest for children of 8th and 9th class students. 260 students from 35 schools across the state participated in the contest. The Prize winners are:
I- Mr.Abhijit Tej, Class IX 'C', Prathibha Vidya Niketan High School, Hyd.
II- Ms.Asiya Fatima , Class VIII A , IICT ZM High School, Habsiguda, Hyd.
III- Ms.G.Samnaa, Class IX , Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1, Uppal , Hyd.
We met the Principal Secretary Mr.Ajay Sawhney and handed over a copy of the annual report and joint action and briefed him about IDF and our activities. Government officials ,Schools, TB dept, medical officers, children and parents appreciated IDF and our activities.
JAI HO !!!