Leprosy Day 2018


In order to commemorate the Leprosy Day 2018, different activities have been organized by the districts assisted by FAIRMED FOUNDATION.



In Polonnaruwa district, under the theme of "A Leprosy-Free Sri Lanka," a programme was organized at the Auditorium of Polonnaruwa General Hospital on the 30th January 2018. The event consisted of an Inter-school Quiz on Leprosy between Royal Central College and Thopawewa College of Polonnaruwa, an entertaining stage drama on Leprosy and an awareness session on Leprosy.

A School Awareness programme was organized for students, parents and staff of Narada Maha Vidyalaya-Parakaduwa on the 1st February 2018 by Ratnapura district health authorities. This was followed by a Media Conference at the Sabaragamuwa Management Development & Training Center.