Dhaka, Tuesday   23 April 2019

BSMMU celebrates World AIDS Day

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:00 PM, 1 December 2018   Updated: 07:00 PM, 1 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) today observed World AIDS Day with great hope and optimism for a successful prevention of the Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) across the country.

BSMMU arranged a rally and provided AIDS-related information with T-shirt, cap, Leaflet, poster, said a press release.

The rally was inaugurated by BSMMU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr. Kanak Kanti Barua while Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development), Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Administration), Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Treasurer, Proctor, Register, Director- Hospital, Prof. Saleha Begum Chowdhury were present, among others.

The rally started at 8:30 am from Bot-tola of BSMMU and passed important blocks and circles and ended to Between C and D Block of BSMMU.

BSMMU VC said BSMMU is the pioneer to start public facility-based HIV service in Bangladesh.

He also mentioned the major achievements regarding HIV service in BSMMU.