On 18th November, over 300 individuals, young and old, participated in the STROKE Walkathon organised by Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, in association with MICRO LABS.
The event kicked off from the Wakf Board College at about 8:00am. The event was flagged of by Mr. Sampath Rohan Rajendran, Deputy Comissioner, Law and Order, Madurai Police department. The walkathon was headed by Dr. T.C. Vijay Anand, Neurologist, Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Dr. K. Ganeshan, Neurologist, Meenakshi Mission Hospital headed the group.
Mr. V. M. Pandiyarajan, Marketing Head, Meenakshi Mission Hospital presented the vote of thanks.
The walkathon came to a close at the Mattuthavani Bus stand. All participants arrived at the bus stand in high spirits, congratulating each other and the organizers for the successful event that helped spread awareness about STROKE. Numerous slogans, statements of awareness and reading material were displayed and distributed among the participants.