Goa: Healthy People, Healthy Nation Campaign concluded with 'Annual Sports Meet' held on Sunday(26-10-2014) at SAG Ground, Ponda. The Sports Meet started with a Rally held from Safa Masjid, Shahpur to SAG Ground flagged-off by the President-Shaikh Abdul Rauf.
Mass race, Yoga demonstrations and health awareness programs were held at 109 points across the state in connection with the national campaign titled “Healthy People, Healthy Nation” being conducted by Popular Front of India from 15th to 30th October.
Popular Front State Vice President C. Abdul Hameed inaugurated the state level program at Kannur. State General Secretary K. Sadath and State Secretary B. Noushad flagged off the mass race at Thiruvanathapuram and Kozhikode respectively. Personalities from socio-cultural spheres participated in the program at various places.
Healthy People Healthy Nation campaign is being conducted by Popular Front of India all over the nation every year. During this campaign, the public is educated on the health and hygienic issues. This year the campaign is planned from October 15 to 30.
The inaugural function of the campaign was held at Trichy on October 12. A marathon was organized by the State unit of Popular Front to mark the inauguration. The marathon was inaugurated by Advocate Shahjahan, State Treasurer of Popular Front of India.
The recent floods in the Kashmir valley have devastated the life of the Kashmiris. Thousands of people were affected by the floods and are in urgent need of help. Various organizations and volunteers have extended their helping hands for the flood victims and have also volunteered their services. Popular Front of India has also extended its support for the flood victims of Kashmir.