Roko Cancer charitable trust conducted free breast cancer camps in Punjab following the MOU signed with the government of Punjab in the month of January. As you know early detection is the key to prevent cancer. The trust launched this project of Cancer Awareness & early detection of Cancer in the urban, semi urban and rural areas of Punjab. The awareness unit went to villages and conducts awareness and detection programs. The activities included screening of awareness documentaries on breast cancer and breast self-examination techniques were taught to all women attending the camp. Pamphlets in local regional language on Breast Self-examination were distributed and free mammograms were done for the women attending the camps.
The campaign has covered Kot Bhai, Chhattiana, sukhna chotiyan, Sahib Chand, Madhir, Butter Bakhua, Husnar, Babania, Gurusar, Karaiwala, Badiaya, Lundewala, Bhundar, Smagh Maniawala. Giddarbaha City, Giddarbaha Village, Rukhala, Sheikh, Bhalaina, Doda, Kauni, Bhutiwala, Khirki Wala, Asa Butter, Butter Shiri, Lohara, Dhol Kot, Mallan, Kotli Ablu, Kothe Dhabe Wala, Kothe Sandhua, Surewala, Wara Kishanpura, Ghuri Shanghar, Duhewal, Chuck Giljewala, Giljewala, Khunan khurd, Karni Wala, Daola, Bharu, Pioree, Fakarsar Ghagga, Civil Hospital Faridkot, Sadaq, Golewala, Jand Sahib, Baja Kahna, Kotkapura, Hari Nao, Bargari, Panj Garain, Vandar Jatana, Janjs, Ratti Rori, Dhuddi, Chand Baja, Jaitto and Bargari. This campaign has been a huge success in the state of Punjab.