Prof. Ali Raza Moosvi
Hon'ble Vice Chanellor KBN University
Dr. Ruksar Fatima
(I/c) Registrar KBN University
An awareness programme was conducted at Shantilingeshwar Temple, Kadganchi village on 21/09/2023 jointly by department of Community Medicine, Forensic Medicine and Biochemistry. Awareness talk on Snake Bite was given by Dr. Zama Moosvi, on Hand Hygiene by Dr. M A Fahim, and on Diabetes Mellitus and its Screening by Dr. Nagraj. Department of community medicine and forensic medicine along with students of psychology department, Central University of Karnataka did door to door awareness about snake bite, hand hygiene and diabetes in the village. Simultaneously screening for diabetes was done by department of biochemistry at the mutt premises. More than 100 people were screened and 14 were found to be having diabetes. They were advised to start the treatment and referred to KBN hospital for further evaluation.