On 11th November 2016, the students of Shantiniketan Indian School participated in the Diabetic Awaress Walkathone organised by Qatar Diabetic Association at MIA Park. Students and communities residing in and around Doha joined with a great zeal in the walk to beat diabetes.
The walk started at 3.00 p.m in which 35 students of our school participated enthusiastically with 7 teachers namely Mr.Jamaal, Mr. Bijju, Mr.Adam , Ms.Shanila, Ms. Sameena, Mrs. Shalini and Mrs Mini. It was a short walk for 30 minutes. All the participants were provided with T-shirts and caps with the message ‘I am walking to Beat Diabetes’.
The purpose of the walk was to raise awareness about diabetes and to promote the benefits of maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Healthy snacks were provided to all. It was a good experience for all the students and the teachers. The event ended on a good note.