AIDS

When Hockey Stands Up for AIDS

Bhubaneswar: The Men’s Hockey World Cup has not limited itself to a mega sports event, it played a huge part in raising awareness about AIDS. Yesterday Kalinga Stadium witnessed spectators forming a human red ribbon in the East Gallery.  While the day focuses on spreading awareness and eradicating stigma associated with HIV/AIDS, the theme for […]


848 Ganjam Pregnant Affected by HIV

Bhubaneswar: In spite of several programmes initiated by the Government, including the Targeted Interventions (TIs) to control HIV/AIDS, there is a rising trend in HIV affected patients in Ganjam, which is most populous district in the State. While the number is decreasing slowly in the country, which registers 2.39 million cases so far, the rise […]