Lunglei Battalion of Headquarter 23 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarter Inspector General Assam Rifles (East) conducted a lecture on “International Childhood Cancer Day” at Government High School, Tuipang by COB Tuipang on Tuesday.
The students were educated about International Childhood Cancer Day (ICCD) to raise awareness about childhood cancer and to express support for children suffering with cancer. Message of the campaign was “Better Survival” is achievable # through our hands”.
International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, Childhood Cancer International (CCI) and the international Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) unveiled a joint three year campaign, “Tree of Life” concept and Advocacy Toolkit to amplify the message of hope and accelerate lifesaving progress for young cancer patients worldwide.
A total of 55 students and Teaching staff of school attended the lecture.