An Affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW) Recipient of Noble Peace Prize, 1985

Homage to the victims of atomic bombing at Hiroshima on the occasion of 70th anniversary

The Rajasthan unit of IDPD observed Hiroshima day at Kanha Ram Memorial Hospital, Hanumangarh to pay homage victims of atomic bombing at Hiroshima on the occasion of 70th anniversary. Thirty doctors from various streams were present. The meeting observed two minutes silence in their memory. The meeting was chaired by a presidium of Dr S.S.Gatte, Dr.M.P.Sharma, Dr Pardeep Saran, Dr Ravi Shankar, Dr Ramesr Bhambu, Dr Rajiv Munjal. Dr Dharmender Kumar delivered speech about hazards of atomic weapons, atomic energy, atomic tests. He said that use of atomic weapons is grave danger to whole nature. Dr Munjal said nonviolence is the basic principles of IDPD. Peace work is our moral duty. Dr Tirth,Dr Shahil,Dr Ravindr Sharma, Dr Rishi Makasar, Dr Amit Bhadu, Dr Sandip Bhakar, and many Ayurvedic medical officers were present there. It was decided to spread the concept of peace village in the coming time.


Dr Arun Mitra
General Secretary