Hungarian PMs wife meets cancer patients

January 18th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by admin  


New Delhi, Jan 18 (ANI): Hungarian Prime Ministers wife Klara Dobrev visited cancer patients in New Delhi on Friday.

Klara Dobrev is accompanying her husband Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsany’s, who is on a four-day visit to India to boost bilateral relations.

Dobrev visited CanSupport, a Delhi based social service organisation that has been providing home based medical and emotional care to people suffering from cancer.

Dobrev took part in one of the yoga sessions for the cancer patients, and said that the deadly ailment is to be tackled by the society as a whole and not simply by doctors.

“I was very happy when I heard about CanSupport because we have similar programmes in Hungary as well. Hungary is one of the countries with highest cancer illness in the world specially lung cancer and now breast cancer, she said.

It’s not just the problem of health care system, it is not just the problem of doctors, it is the problem of the society which can be solved only with the joint effort like what we have seen it now,” Dobrev said.

Dobrev also participated in a special awareness camp organised by
CanSupport. (ANI)

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