BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

Nirogi Lanka - National Health Campaign

Align with Nirogi Lanka – National Health Campaign, a series of health programmes were conducted by the BCGR. Accordingly on 5th December 2014 a special awareness programme was conducted at BCGR on Non-communicable diseases by Dr.Thanuja Rangani (MBBS, MSc) Community Physician of Health Education Bureau and Social Diseases by Mrs Janaki Kodikara ( BA, Msc, M-Phil) Health Education Officer / Counselor. The staff was educated on non-communicable diseases especially on Diabetes and awareness on dangerous social diseases such as AIDS.

On 4th December 2014 a medical Clinic and a lecture on 'To live a healthy life' was held at PARC- Poonthotam. The programme was conducted by Government Medical Officer. The awareness programme on Non-communicable diseases & Social Diseases was conducted by Director, Regional Health Services.

A series of programmes related to the campaign was held at TRC – Kandakadu. In that a programme on communicable diseases was held on 2nd December 2014. On 3rd December 2014 a programme on Public Health and Dengue awareness as well as a session on awareness of kidney related diseases was held on TVEC -Senapura Welikanda by Director Regional Health Services.