|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Aug 6: Indian Red Cross, Jammu Region organized a one day First-Aid Awareness programme at Bharatiya Vidya Mandir, Sr. Secondary School, Narayan Bhawan, Ved Mandir Complex, Ambphalla, Jammu for the students on 6th August, 2022. The lecture was delivered/ demonstrated by Dr. Kavita Nijhon Verma, Medical Officer, Smt. Kanchan Devi, Sup. Pharmacist, Vironica Marwah, Field Officer along with Red Cross Interns. The students were apprised of the various techniques of First-Aid Kit, wounds, bandages, types of fractures, bleeding emergencies, burns etc. Emergency technique of handling bleeding patient, Fracture/accident victims was also emphasized. Emphasis was laid on the Management of injuries, fracture, control of bleeding, practical demonstration of Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation, transfer of injured patient were done with the active participation and interaction from the students. Apart from this there were some queries made by the students regarding the healthy lifestyle and other health issues.
The students were found quite sincere and the awareness went quite fruitful and concluded with good positivity.
Sat Pal Sharma, Hony. Secretary Secretary, Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu Region made sure that every student shall be trained in a proper way about the basic First-Aid so that students may not face any health hazard in their upcoming future.