Friday, 06 May 2016 09:31

World Health Day-2016 Observed At Barbil Unit

The World Health Day-2016 was observed in the Deojhar Colony premises of JSPL Barbil Unit on 7th April 20l6. An awareness programme was organized on the occasion by the Medical Department over the theme “Halt the Rise: Beat Diabetes.” VP-PP (Operations) Mr. G Suresha formally inaugurated the awareness camp. Renowned Endocrinologist from AMRI Hospital, Bhubaneswar, Dr. Jayashree Swain graced the occasion as Chief-Speaker in the evening. Dr. Swain spoke about various features and complications of diabetes to all the colony residents and employees of JSPL Barbil Unit and also replied to several queries regarding diabetes in an interactive session with the people present in the meeting. Dietician Dr. Reetanjali Pradhan, AMRI hospital, Bhubaneswar also elaborated on diabetic diet. Among others AVP, HR & ES Mr. Alok Malhotra, Mr.RK Mohanty AVP ,E&I, Dr.K.P Behera, GM Medical services, Mrs.Laxmi Saroja Rao were also present in the awareness camp. A spot quiz on diabetes with posters and slogan competitions among children were also conducted during the camp and the Chief Guest distributed prizes to the winners of various competitions. The programme was hosted by Dr. Swapnendu Pradhan. At the end of the day, Dr.Dhaneswar Munda extended the vote of thanks.