30th January is observed as Anti-Leprosy Day


New Delhi: The Anti-Leprosy Day is observed to raise leprosy awareness among people and to offer help to those affected by the disease..

President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his best wishes to the Indian Leprosy Association on the occasion of Anti Leprosy Day being held on 30th January every year.

In his message, the President expressed hope that there will be an attitudinal change in society and country about leprosy and leprosy affected persons.