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posted Feb 23, 2018, 5:38 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Feb 23, 2018, 5:39 AM ]
22-Feb-2018, Chinchwad (Pune): The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Chinchwad organized a rally to create awareness on issues related to addiction. Over 200 children from Jay Bhavani School participated in this rally held under the aegis of ‘health risk reduction project’ supported by AXA Business Services.

The objective of the rally was to raise awareness on addiction, chewing tobacco, cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. School children gathered at their school ground in the morning at around 8:00 am from there they walked through the lanes of Phule Nagar, Dattanagar, Ramnagar, Vidyanagar, slums and Exide battery road. In the rally, they carried placards carrying slogans to stop consuming tobacco, harmful effects of tobacco, cancer awareness, effects of chewing gutkha, etc.

This rally was held in association with Jay Bhavani School and was fully supported by its management, principal and staff. Children were very excited to participate in the rally and they shouted slogans to send their message to people on their way. Chocolates and snacks were served to children after the rally.