Event Date: 10 Feb 18 :: Past Event
National Deworming Day
Kids deserve to be healthy, happy and safe.
Ms Gurpreet Kaur , Counsellor, Meenakshi Public School, Sector 10-A, Gurugram attended the orientation programme to combat the worm infestation initiated by the Ministry of Health and Family Affair . The programme was conducted under the guidance of Mr Vinay Pratap Singh, Deputy Commissioner, Gurugram, Ms Premlata, District Education Officer, Gurugram and a panel of senior doctors on 7 February 2018 at Amity International School, Sector 46
The school organized ‘The Deworming Drive’ on 8 February 2018 in the school premises in which the students were informed about the causes and impacts of worms and were updated about the benefits and dosage of the medicine, Albendazole. The counsellor, Ms Gurpreet told that World Health Organization targets to eliminate the problem of worms by the year 2020 globally so that all the school going children of the country can have a healthy digestive system.