Jammu, Oct 08:-
To educate the students regarding the importance of leading a healthy life, Army organised a lecture on winter related diseases at Malar, Kishtwar.
The lecture is an initiative to increase awareness regarding good hygiene and healthcare issues. The students were educated about symptoms and preventive measures of winter related diseases like Cold, Sore throat, Asthma, Norovirus, Painful joints, Cold sores, Cold hands and feet, chilblains & frostbite. 06 teachers and 72 students attended the lecture with full zeal and enthusiasm.
The event promises to be a unique effort to improve the health and hygiene issues for the locals in day to day life. The school lauded the initiative and expressed hope that such initiatives by the Army will give a fillip to general hygiene amongst the students of the area.