Inaugural State Launch Event

Date: Sunday | 27th July 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Venue: Hotel Marriott | Hyderabad

Organizing Partners:
Dr. P. Raghuram – Director, KIMS Ushalakshmi Centre for Breast Diseases, Hyderabad
President Elect, The Association of Surgeons of India
Clean Air Champion – Telangana & Andhra Pradesh
Dr. Pratap Reddy – President of Indian Medical Association, Telangana

Brief Program Report

The DFCA Telangana & Andhra Pradesh Chapter launch was Attended by over 150+ individuals including Doctors, Administrators, Officials from State Pollution Control Board and Horticulture department and various educationists.

Shri S K Joshi, Chief Secretary , Govt of Telangana made the announcement of Hyderabad City joining the BreatheLife 2030 network spearheaded by WHO.

Panel discussion led by Mr. Rajiv Khurana (Founder Trustee – Lung Care Foundation) mainly focused on the increasing pollution, sources, administrative issues & possible collaborative efforts that can be taken.

The Participants were divided into groups and engaged in a Design Thinking Session to list the possible solutions that can be taken in order to improve the Air Quality in the cities.

The Doctors signed the pledge board and committed to give the gift of Clean Air to the future generations.