The world cancer day was observed in the Amritapuri campus by the Amrita Social Workers Association (ASWAS). The day was observed with by wearing of pink ribbon to the students of the campus. The pink ribbon represents cancer awareness. The students of the department of social work presented charts with a view of giving awareness and knowledge about cancer. Students fixed pink ribbon and also were enthusiastic about knowing new things about cancer. The students and faculties of the department of social work actively participated in the program.
The programme was inaugurated by the senior lecturer Department of Social Work Mr. V.S Kochu Krishna Kurup. The chairman of the department of social work Dr. Renjith.R. Pillai , Mr.Rajeev M.M, Nishanth and Veena was also in the forefront of the program and made it a big success. Awareness was given to the students about various aspects of cancer such as its symptoms, causes etc. with the help of the charts that was displayed there. The students who attended the program put their signature to express their support in the fight against cancer.
Report: Vishnu S
Photo: Bibin S Babu
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