20 Feb 2019
Women’s Day Celebration 2019
International Women’s Day is celebrated globally on 8 March every year in honour of their remarkable contribution to our society. The day also, commemorates the inspiring role of women around the world to secure women’s rights and build more equitable societies.
Rajarajeswari Group of Institution is also celebrating the “International Women’s Day” by conducting Inter Collegiate Sports “RRGI’s WOMENS PREMIER LEAGE – WPL” Bangalore Zone Women’s Sports Tournament.
Rajarajeswari Group of Institutions are conducting Awareness and Hygiene programs like:
Good Touch and Bad Touch awareness for school students by Rajarajeswari College of Nursing
Distribution of sanitary napkins and Personal Hygiene by Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital
Dental Hygiene for villagers by Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital
Breast & Cervical Cancer Awareness program and screening by Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital
Distribution of Purple Ribbons for all the women for women empowerment at Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital Campus.
Nutrition and Fitness (Aerobics) sessions
and many more women oriented programs have been organised by RRGI group of Institutions.
ALL THE WOMEN STAFF FROM THE MEDICAL, DENTAL, ENGINEERING, NURSING AND PHHYSIOTHERAPY COLLEGES IN BANGALORE ARE REQUESTED TO TAKE PART AND MAKE THIS CELEBRATION A GRAND SUCSESS.
SITE :Villages under Chunchunkuppe, Tavarekere hobli- Ketohalli, Ganapathi halli &Ganapathi halli colony
As a part of International Women’s Day celebration by the Rajarajeswari group of institutions (RRGI), the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Rajarajeswari dental college and hospital, organized a health awareness drive among the rural women folk of ketohalli, Ganapathi halli &Ganapathi halli colony with emphasis on ‘menstrual hygiene’ and proper usage and disposal of sanitary pads. With the help and support of the Anganwadi and ASHA workers of these villages, a door to door campaign was done by the interns , postgraduates and women staff of Public Health Dentistry. The target group mainly consisted of women of child bearing age group (15-45 yrs) and also adolescent girls of ages 13 yrs and above. They were made aware of healthy practices, personal hygiene during menstruation, taboos and myths surrounding menstruation were clarified, problems associated with menstruation, importance of diet, iron deficiency and its impact on menstruation were stressed upon.
With the help of RRGI , and the cooperation of the ASHA workers , Anganwadi workers of these villages, free sanitary pad distribution was also undertaken to these women.
Also, Group D and Auxiliary staff of RRDCH were educated on menstrual hygiene and they were also provided with free sanitary pads.