MANIKGANJ: The World Diabetes Day was observed in Manikganj with various programmes under the auspices of the district diabetes samity.
On this occasion a colourful rally was brought out in the district town. Deputy Commissioner of Manikganj and the president of the Samity Muhammad Abdul Latif formally inaugurated the rally which paraded the main roads of the town.
A discussion was held at the Manikganj Diabetes Samity premises after the rally. Nina Rahman, vice president of the samity presided over the discussion. Secretary Manikganj Diabetes Samity AFM Sultanul Azam Khan Apel, Director of the Samity Dr Hasan Mahmud Hadi and Senior Doctor Dr Sayeed Al Mamun, among others, spoke on the occasion.
On this occasion the samity conducted free of cost diabetes tests programme and consultation.