Sand art on #WorldHepatitisDay by International sand artist Mr. Manas Kumar Sahoo #Puri #Odisha #SandArt
World Hepatitis Day, observed on July 28 every year, aims to raise global awareness of hepatitis — a group of infectious diseases known as Hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E — and encourage prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Hepatitis affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide, causing acute and chronic disease and killing close to 1.4 million people every year.
International sand artist Manas Kumar Sahoo created a sand art to spread awareness about Hepatitis B at Puri beach on the occasion World Hepatitis Day.
In his sand art, Sahoo attempted to spread the message about how vaccination could prevent the spread of the diseases.
More than 50 crore people across the globe have been affected with the deadly diseases.