“Most people from the slums of Mumbai are really not aware about Hepatitis-B and the possible vaccination – hence we at DBDS are committed to create this awareness,” said Fr Rolvin D’Mello (Executive Director – DBDS). Ms Tara Raghunath (Executive- United Way) the resource person; began with an interactive session explaining the nature of virus of Hepatitis-B. She further explained the various symptoms, mode of transmission, vaccination, treatment etc.
The session ended with the vote of thanks proposed by Surekha Pednekar (Coordinator – DBDS). The participants went back enriched from the session.