World Health Organization (WHO) has declared April 7th as World Health Day. This year’s (2019) theme for World Health Day being, “Universal Health Coverage: Everyone Everywhere” to spread awareness amongst decision-makers in health, including ministers of health and other government decision-makers, to commit taking action to address gaps in universal health coverage in their countries.
In order to celebrate this day, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Nagpur had organised ‘Walkathon’ event of around 4.5 km starting from AIIMS Nagpur, Temporary campus, GMCH Nagpur covering Trauma centre, Krida Chawk, ESIC Hospital, Medical Square from 6:30 to 8:30 am.
This event was organised for the awareness of the people, regarding world health day. Total 80 students, faculty and staff members actively participated in the event and participated in large number to cause general health awareness. AIIMS Nagpur students and staff in their college T-shirt and caps looked dazzling.
Energetic support had been provided by the security staff of the AIIMS and the police department Nagpur, Maharashtra.