Tag Archives: HIV/AIDS

Palakkad in Kerala Becomes First HIV/AIDS Literate District

Kerala’s Palakkad district will become the first total HIV/AIDS literate district in the country due mainly to joint initiatives of civic authorities and KESS-HAPPI, a voluntary organisation which helped win the status. Just as Kottayam became India’s first city to achieve 100 percent¬†literacy in 1989,¬†so is Palakkad is all set to be honoured with the status of being the first ...

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Government Launches Mobile App on HIV/AIDS to Spread Awareness

Indian government has launched a mobile application called HELP(HIV Education and Linkage to Prevention), which will provide complete information on HIV and will also prompt user to access HIV testing from the nearest center free of cost. Union minister of state, Ayush Shripad Naik on Wednesday launched the mobile app in Goa. The mobile app will also give information of ...

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