The growing incidence of cardio vascular diseases in our country has led to number of initiatives by different stakeholders. At present the disease has no age bar, even youth is getting affected by it. To address the issue at the right age Idea Cellular Ltd. in partnership with Mission Arogya Health and Information Technology is creating awareness among school children (Class IX to XII) about the cardio vascular diseases through a campaign in schools and by attempting to integrate the module in curriculum and physical activities.
Implementing partner: Mission Arogya Health and Information Technology
Project Locations:West Bengal, four districts namely Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly and Burdwan.
Year of Implementation: 2016-17 and 2017-18.
Project Outreach: 2762 Schools, approx. 5.52 lakhs children.