Global Handwashing Day today

02:22 PM | 14 Oct, 2015
Global Handwashing Day today
ISLAMABAD (Online) - Global Handwashing Day is being observed today all over the country.

The day is aimed at creating awareness among the people that habit of washing hands with soap keeps them safe and secure from different diseases.

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Several private companies and social organisations will hold functions in schools, colleges and other institutions with reference to this day to apprise the children and youths of the importance of washing hands.

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This day is meant only for children but everybody can play important role in observing this day by washing his hands with soap.