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Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

Pink Walk organised by Fortis Hospital Ludhiana for Breast Cancer Awareness

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Delhi, More than 500 people of the city people including doctors, patients,school children and others participated in the “Pink Walk” Ludhiana, October 18, 2014: Fortis Hospital, Ludhiana today organised a “PINK WALK” in the city to conclude the week long activities in lieu of the Breast cancer awareness week, organised in the hospital. Starting early morning, the walk started from Hotel Le’ Baron on Ferozepur road to PAU Gate no 1.To conclude the Breast Cancer Awareness week, during which an array of activities were organised, a ‘Pink Walk’ was organised which was a Breast Cancer Awareness Walk and people from all spectrums of life participated in it including the Doctors, patients, cancer survivors, school children and others to spread awareness on breast cancer. The walk saw participation from various schools & colleges in the city namely DAV Public School - Sarabha Nagar, Sacred Heart Convent School – Sarabha Nagar, DCM School - Jamalpur and Springdale School – Chandigarh Road and All Saint Institute of Physiotherapy - Ludhiana. The participants were given free t-shirts, caps, hand bands and refreshments. The key idea behind the walk is to create awareness amongst women about this disease and to educate them that early detection can help save lives. The walk was flagged off by Dr. J.S Sekhon - Director of Medical Oncology, Dr. Harish Matta - Senior Consultant Onco Surgery & HOD of General Surgery, Dr. Harpreet Brar –Admin Head and Mr. Vivan Singh Gill, Facility Director of Fortis Hospital Ludhiana. The event saw tremendous participation from various schools which clearly shows that schools are playing their part very responsibly in the overall education of the kids and making sure that the youth is made well aware of the medical complications in life and how one be treated effectively if the conditions are detected timely.



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