DD News Channel Live Telecast

As usual this year also DD News on the occasion of International Thalassemia Day dedicated it’s much sought health programme “Total Health” for thalassemia on Sunday, 6th May’12. It was a live telecast, from 8:30 am to 9:30am, panelists were Dr J.S. Arora, alongwith Dr Renu Saxena, professor & head, department of haematology, AIIMS and Dr Deepika Deka, professor of obstetrics & gynecology AIIMS. Focus of this programme was on screening of pregnant women by obstetrician during 1st visit. Phone calls were received from places as far as Tripura & Karnatka. Another phone in programme was aired by All India Radio on Monday 7am to 8am at its Indraprastha channel 819 Khz/366.3 meter. Dr J.S Arora and Dr Bhawna Dhingra Asst. professor of paediatrics at Kalawati Saran Children Hospital were invited experts.