NIPAH AWARENESS PROGRAMME

A Nipah awareness program was conducted by the Biochemistry Department and Health Club on 18th June 2019 at Jubilee Hall, St. Mary’s College, Thrissur. The class was taken by Dr Satheeshan T. V., District Programme Manager of the Health Department. Dr Deepa G. Murickan, Head of the Biochemistry Department delivered a welcome speech. Dr Satheesan started his class at 12 pm, by explaining the basics of human health. He dealt with topics of epidemic diseases and explained the harmful effects of Nipah virus. He also shared about the precautions and medications to overcome such a situation. He concluded his session at 1: 30 pm by sharing some necessary precautions to avoid most of the vector-borne diseases. The vote of thanks was rendered by Jisha George A, Assistant Professor, BCA Department.