The youth club of Khalsa College for Women, civil lines, Ludhiana celebrated ‘World Cancer Day’ which falls on 4th february and organised an extension lecture on ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’ in collaboration with ‘Can Fight Cancer’ (CFC)an NGO, in the seminar hall. Dr. Kanupriya Jain gynaecologist and obstetrician at DMC was the speaker at the event. She deliberated upon the various aspects of health and hygiene and its importance for the young girls since prevention is the most effective approach. She emphasised that early detection helps in earlier treatment and increases the chances of recovery and survival. Students of youth club also performed a street play in order to spread awareness about Cancer.
The Principal Dr. Mukti Gill appreciated the efforts of CFC to work for a social cause which is inspiring others to come forward. She also appreciated the staff and students of youth club for an informative lecture for the students.