Hyderabad, December 01, 2023 : World aids day was celebrated on 1st december 2023,At Indian Institute of Health and Family Welfare, vengalrao nagar under the auspicious of telangana state aids control organisation project director Smt.k.Hymavathy Ias and Shri Chandrasekar Reddy,Managing Director,TSMDC,
Dr.N.Muralidhar, Additional Project Director along With Joint Director and parterns inaugurated the program with the lighting.of the jyothi.
Ms.Haimavathy Garu, the project director,said that since 1988, world aids day has been celebrated 1st december every year. It is held around the world to raise awarness of hiv
and aids,strengthen hiv preservention, treatment, and care services and to commeorate those who have died from aids.
This year's theme, " Let communities Lead", calls for communities to play a vital role in the fight aganist HIV/AIDS,for community-Led organisations to be at the fourfront of the HIV response, and to link communities with public health services. Thus Communities build there confidence and innovate, monitor the implement the policy.and hole providers accountalbe.She informed that every one should strive to fully unleash to potential of community leadership
In telangana, an Estimated 1,58,974 people are living with HIV/AIDS,With a prevalence rate of 0.45% Amound the adult population