On the occasion of the World TB Day 2015: Indian Development Foundation and GREMALTES Hospital jointly organised a TB awareness exhibition at the Lighthouse .
Mr. Ramdoss, Director of the Lighthouse and light ships was the Chief Guest and inaugurated the exhibition.
Speaking on the occasion he said " Such kind of awareness is required among the general public and the public get awareness of tuberculosis. He thanked the Indian Development Foundation and GREMALTES Hospital for choosing the lighthouse for organising the awareness exhibition."
Mr. S.Sreeram, Manager of the Indian Development Foundation said " TB is completely curable with regular treatment of DOTS and the patients never skip the medicine.
TB medicines are freely available in Government hospitals. Awareness is the key he added."
Scouts and Guides from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Madambakkam and students from the Sri Shanthi Anand Vidyalaya were assisted and distributed TB awareness pamphlets to the visitors.