Shillong, Sep 30 (UNI) Meghalaya Health Minister Dr Adviser Pariong called urged all sections of the society to fight HIV assuring that the state government would take all possible measures to check AIDS.
Speaking at an interactive session organised here by the Greater Involvement of People Living with HIV/AIDS, Dr Pariong likened the dreaded diseases to the tip of the iceberg.
The participants urged the state government and NGOs for taking all out efforts to control the menace.
The Additional Chief Secretary W M S Pariat, also the president of AIDS Control Society, also stressed the need for creating awareness among the people about AIDS.
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