Observance of ‘World Population Day’ in Isles : DHS, UTHM to organize rally

Port Blair, July 10: The Directorate of Health Services, A&N Administration in association with Union Territory Health Mission, A&N Islands will be observing ‘World Population Day’ tomorrow (July11), followed by a fortnight long programme in A&N Islands along with the rest of the country, with the slogan ‘Pariwar Niyojan se Nibhaye Jimmedari, Maa aur bacche ke swasthya ki puri taiyari’. During the fortnight, various IEC activities will be carried out in this UT by involving PRIs, Para Medical Staffs, Anganwadi Workers, Youth Clubs, NGOs, ASHAs and general public with the aim to create awareness about population stabilization.


To commemorate the day, an awareness rally will be organized on July 11, 2019 at 8:30 am by the Directorate of Health Services and Union Territory Health Mission, A&N Islands by involving Anganwadi Workers, Nursing Students, NCC Cadets and Para Medical Staffs.

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