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World Polio Day

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World polio day was initiated by Rotary international over a decade ago to commemorate the birth of Jonas Salk who develops a vaccine against poliomyelitis. The day is celebrated every year on 24th October.

Theme for this year is “Delivering on a promise”

            World Polio day was observed at Dr.Jeyasekharan hospital on 25.10.2021.Meeting was organized by our Rotaract students, On account of world polio day Poster competition was conducted on 21.10.2021.

  • The programme was started with prayer song by rotaract members,
  • Edith Samlin welcomed the gathering,
  • Jecintha Dharma, The District Governor, delivered the chief guest address,
  • Nithya BSc. (N) III year gave a presentation regarding “END POLIO NOW”
  • Jeni Padua, The President, Rotary club of Nagercoil, delivered the felicitation speech.
  • Dignitaries distributed the prize for the winners.
  • Srijith Kumar delivered Vote of Thanks
  • Meeting Adjourned

Nearly 50 rotaract students were attended the meeting.