With the heavenly blessings of Sant Baba Dlawar Singh Ji (Brahm Ji) under the supervision and patronage of Honorable Chancellor, Sant Sarwan Singh Ji and Worthy Vice Chancellor, Dr. Dharmjit Singh Parmar, Department of Life Sciences & Allied Health Sciences, UIS in collaboration with Subhash Rattan Bank Wale Agriculture Sewa Society, Hoshiarpur organized an awareness drive in “Health & Hygiene Practices” under the aegis of IQAC and IIC on 3rd March, 2022. The event was conducted as a part of Science Week (28th February- 4th March, 2022) celebrated by UIS.
During the event, the UG students of the department interacted with the villagers and explained to them the importance of maintaining hygiene for a healthy living. Different hygiene practices were demonstrated through charts. Besides the basic diagnostic tests such as blood test and its significance were discussed. The students and faculty also discussed another disorder rheumatoid arthritis: its symptoms and adverse effects and possible remedies.The villagers found the camp quite informative and applauded the efforts of the faculty and students for spreading this information amongst them. The Sarpanch and other members of Panchayat were present during the event and appreciated the students. They also suggested to organize such event more often for the welfare of local community.