World AIDS Day 2010 - India
The World AIDS Day2010 was observed in Nagaon, a city of north eastern Indian state Assam on 1st December 2010, organised by Assam State AIDS Control Society, in colloboration with Nagaon district administration. A mass awareness rally was marched on the town by the nurses and Assam NCC cadets along with the NGO workers and health officials. The rally was flag off by Additional Deputy Commissioner of Nagaon Dr. Om Prakash. At the end of the rally, a general meeting was also held at the district library auditorium which was attended by a students, officials and health workers. It is important to mention that the the HIV/ AIDS patients are low in comparision to the other north eastern Indian states like Manipur and Nagaland.