The celebration of World Health Day took place at Ahmedabad Military Station on Thursday, April 07, 2022, with the objective of raising awareness among the population about current health issues and educating them about preventive and promotional health care. The theme for this year’s World Health Day celebration was “Our Planet, Our Health”.
Station Health Organisation conducted health lectures for troops of Ahmedabad Military Station under the direction of Brigadier Sanjeev Kapoor, Commandant Military Hospital Ahmedabad. Additionally, exhibitions and poster-making competitions were organized for students of Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 2, Ahmedabad Cantonment to spread awareness of health issues.
World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on April 07 since 1948 World Health Day marks the founding of WHO and is meant to bring worldwide attention to a topic of major importance to global health each year. The WHO organizes international, regional and local events on the Day related to a particular theme.