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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy

World Health Day

Wednesday, April 07, 2021 |Slum area of Bhosari and Phule Nagar, PCMC, Pune |NSS Activity

World Health Dayis o bservedon7 April every year as a mark of global health awareness. The is always celebrated as the foundation day of WHOwhich is looked at as an opportunity by the organization to draw worldwide attention to a subject of major importance in global health. The WHO organizes international, regional and local events on the Day related to a particular theme with interests in public health issues. The theme for world health day 2021 is Building a fairer, healthier world.

NSS Unit of Dr. D.Y. Patil College of physiotherapy, Pune observed “World Health Day” on 7th April 2021 at the Community level in the Slum area of Bhosari and Phule Nagar, PCMC, Pune. The main objective of this event was to make people aware more about the current pandemic situation of covid-19 and more particularly regarding the seriousness of the second wave of the same in India and also about the preventive measures to be taken to prevent the further spread. The campaign was performed going home-to-home and nearly 20 were covered. Throughout the campaign, all State Covid-19 guidelines were followed accordingly

The awareness campaign was planned and organized by Dr. ManishaRathi Prof.& Incharge Community Physiotherapy Dept. and Dr. Reema JoshiAssociate Prof. & N.S.S. Program coordinator and executed by 3 NSS volunteers and 2 post-graduate.Namely ShreyaAgarwal, RaghavendraPandey, TejaswaniJadhav, Samriti, VarunPohekar.