Global Hand Washing Day

nthss global hand washing day

WSSO PHED sponsored function on Global Hand Washing Day was held at North Town Higher Secondary School on 15th Oct 2016 , the theme being “Make Handwashing a Habit!” .

15 October Global Handwashing Day is an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an easy, effective, and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives.

nthss global hand washing day

The function was graced by Mr Thungbemo Patton , EAC , Chumukedima as the Chief Guest and a host of PHED officers led by Er L.Tongpang Longkumer , Executive Engineer(EE) . Keynote address was given by the EE and the audience was much inspired by a special number presented by the School’s Choir .

nthss global hand washing day

The function got started with an invocation prayer by Ms Ketousenuo Tsukru , Asst. Teacher with the vote of thanks pronounced by Ms Imojungla Longkumer , Sanitation Hygiene Consultant . Earlier , the function was chaired by Mrs Vibou Seyie , IEC Consultant . A delicious refreshment was provided by the office of the EE PHED Rural Division Dimapur .