Intl candlelight memorial service observed in Zbto


Dimapur, May 23: International Candlelight Memorial Service was organised for HIV infected people with Boholi, President Sümi Totimi Hoho, Zunheboto Unit as guest speaker on May 20 at Youth Hall, Zunheboto. The programme was organised by DAPCU.
Boholi called out to people for cooperation to tackle the problem. She stated that HIV & AIDS is not only medical problem, rather it is affecting the people in all walks of life.
She further stated that the preventive measures are being taken so as to reduce the infection and menace caused by HIV & AIDS and in this aspect the role of society is needed to prevent further infection of HIV. “Time has come for the society to stand up to fight the HIV & AIDS menace”, she stated.
Sharing on significance of the day was given by Hokishe Chophy, DIS DAPCU. Vice president of STH Zunheboto unit chaired the programme while Kalito NZP+VIHAAN delivered a short speech.
(Page News Service)