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Cancer Marathon set to be held today

Cancer Marathon set to be held today

Cancer Marathon set to be held today

ALIGARH: The Wings of Desire, an organization of students of the Aligarh Muslim University is organizing Aligarh’s biggest Cancer Marathon on May 23, 2015, in collaboration with the Department of Radiotherapy. A seminar and lecture will also be organized to educate people, especially youth and children on cancer related issues.

Mr. Govind Agrawal, DIG, Aligarh will be the chief guest while Mr. Swapnil Jain, entrepreneur, Ms. Poonam Bajaj, social worker, Mr. Harpal Singh, Agricultural educator, Ms. Eram Agha, Correspondent, Times of India, Sqn. Leaader Shahid Hakeem, Olympian will also grace the occasion.

Mr. Sameer Sherwani, Project Coordinator, Anti Cancer Project and President of the Wings of Desire, said that the Marathon, which will start from Aligarh Ghanta Ghar at 7 am on May 23, 2015 and culminate at the Convention Centre, AMU, will be followed by seminar and lecture on cancer awareness. Prof. Shahid Ali, Chairman, Department of Radiotherapy, J. N. Medical College will be the special speaker.

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