CINI organised a community awareness programme to aware the community on HIV related issues such as mode of transmission, prevention, screening of HIV as well as care and support for HIV infected families on 19th August in South Kazirhat, Paschim Bishnupur Panchayat, South 24 Parganas. The Mode of Awareness was Doll Dance on the issues related to HIV/AIDS.
The awareness programme started with a song sang by the Doll Dancing Group. Then the group performed on a story namely, ‘RAKTA-BANDHAN’ which is on HIV/AIDS. After the Doll-Dancing a HIV positive speaker shared his feelings and life experiences in dealing with this disease. After that, a quiz competition was held to understand their learnings from the whole programme. The Programme was applauded by all the children and all the community members. Panchayat Pradhan along with his colleagues and elected member of the village came to attend the programme. They appreciated the whole initiative.