Mangaluru, Nov 21, 2019: In view of the on going National Pharmacy Week celebrations, an awareness rally on drug abuse was taken out from the Valachil View Point to the College campus by Srinivas College of Pharmacy, in association with the Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Dakshina Kannada district, local branch, Mangaluru.
Dr Srinivas Mayya, principal, Srinivas Institute of Technology, inaugurated the rally and addressed the students to create awareness on the affects of drug abuse and also, to create a plastic-free environment.
DPharm, BPharm, MPharm and PharmD students distributed leaflets among the members of the public.
Dr A R Shabaraya, principal, Srinivas College of Pharmacy, and president, IPA, local branch, Mangaluru, exhorted the students to shoulder the responsibility to create awareness among the public regarding drug abuse.
Shripathy D, coordinator of the pharma rally, highlighted the significance of observing the event. Dr E V S Subrahmanyam, professor, Srinivas College of Pharmacy, and vice president, IPA, Dr Satish S and Dr Krishnananda Kamath were present on the occasion.