International ‘Hand Wash Day’ was celebrated at five districts of Al-Khidmat under Orphan Care programme.
Experts informed participating children on hand wash benefits and health risks in case of not washing hands.
Around 250 million cases of diarrhea are reported in Pakistan and an estimated 116,000 children under age of 5 years died every year.
Meanwhile, Al-Khidmat Women Youth Volunteers in collaboration with Pakistan Islamic Medical Association arranged Hand Wash Day programme under theme ‘Health and Cleanliness’ at Patel Para, Quyyumabad, Landhi, community centre in PECHS and Baitak schools where a number of mothers along with their kids were briefed on advantages and health risks in case of not washing hands.
Coordinator, Al-Khidmat West Fazal Haq and District Coordinator Women Wing, Shakeela Nizam informed participants about benefits that prevent people from several ailments

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