By Dr.Gerald Pinto
Kallianpur: The World Health Day was Celebrated by the Indian Red Cross Society, Udupi District branch along with the N S S and the Youth Red cross Milagres College Kallianpur in the Silver Jubilee Hall today. It was presided over by Principal Fr.Fred Mascarenhas. The Vice chairman of the Red Cross Dr.Sharath welcomed the gathering. He explained the importance of World Health Day.
Dr.Ashwini Kumar of Manipal University inaugurated the programme and explained the objectives of World Health Day given by WHO. This years theme is on 1000 cities 1000 stories. He said that due to stress and working environment more urban people face health problems like obesity, diabetes etc. He also explained how global warming causes health hazards. NSS programme officer proposed vote of thanks and prof.Vittal Nayak compeered the entire programme.
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