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

OBSERVING HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI DAYS

Patna, 6th August 2016
IDPD Patna observed Hiroshima day in association with Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna. A painting competition on the theme "Destruction by Atom Bomb" was held for school children. Around 250 students and teachers participated in the function. It was followed by a lecture on the theme " No More Hiroshima". Dr Satyajit Kumar Singh National Vice President and Dr Shakeel Ur Rahman National General secretary IDPD.


Jammu, 6 August 2016
Members of the Civil Society and Organizations Jammu Women Council, Rotary, Midtown Jammu, Doctors of Government Medical College, Acharya Shri Chand College of Medical Sciences, Health Department and Alumni of the society participated in the meeting to commemorate the 71st anniversary of Hiroshima day. Pricnipal Commissioner of Income Tax Sangeeta Gupta was the chief gust and Dr Mumtaz Goni was the special guest. Dr Neera Singh coordinated the event. Dr S S Soodan National President IDPD, Dr Mehvish Khan students coordinator, Dr Rohit Bakshi, Shri Raman Samnotra Secretary Jammu Club emphasized the need for complete abolition of nuclear weapons and peaceful co-existence.


Ludhiana, 6th August 2016
A meeting was organized jointly by the IDPD and the PAU Employees Union. Ii was addressed by Dr Arun Mitra Sr. Vice President IDPD, Dr N S Bawa Vice President. Dr Balbir Shah recited poems on peace. Shri Ranjeet Singh and Shri M S Bhatia also addressed the meeting.
The students of Punjab Agricultural University held on the spot painting competition. The first prize was awarded to Manmeet Kaur; Second prize to Rasleen Kaur Osahan and third prize jointly to Tavisha Singh and Ashish Kumar Padhy. Dr Sanjeev Uppal and Dr Deepak Prashar gave prizes to the winners of the painting completion.
Com Baldev Singh Walia President PAU Employees union said that nuclear weapons abolition is the only answer to save the mankind. A concerted and united effort by the people can ameliorate the situation. Among others who were present S.Manmohan Singh, Dr Gulzar Pandher, Paramjit Singh Gill, Avtar Chibber, Meghnath, Kuldeep Binder, Pardeep Sharma, Anod Kumar, Swaroop Singh, Ramesh Rannat, Gulzar Goria, Dr.Gurpreet Rattan. After the event a candle march for peace was taken out which was led by students.


Rajastan 9 August
IDPD Rajasthan chapter held a talk on Hiroshima Nagasaki day with school children at Goluwala in Sarswati School on 9 August. Dr Rajeev Munjal -State President delivered lecture on peace and Dr Dharmendra Kumar recited a peace poem. Director of school Madany Gopal was also present there.



Dr Arun Mitra