World TB Day at Siddha college

Special programmes and competitions marked ‘World Tuberculosis Day’ which was observed at Government Siddha Medical College here on Thursday. D. Sriramkumar, Dean, Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital, the chief guest, explained steps being taken by the government to eradicate the disease and the need for patients taking the prescribed tablets without fail. Corporation Commissioner M. Seeni Ajmal Khan distributed prizes to winners of quiz competition on TB. Faculty members G. Subash Chandran, D. Rajakumari and V.K. Abdul Khader spoke.

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