“Aao Inka De Saath” Radio Mirchi’s mantra on AIDS Day

MUMBAI: India is one of the largest and most populated countries in the world, with over one billion inhabitants. Of this number, at least five million are currently living with HIV. According to some estimates, India has a greater number of people living with HIV than any other nation in the world. World AIDS Day, December 1st is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV and AIDS. This year too, it's up to you, me and us to stop the spread of HIV and end prejudice.


Aao Inka De Saath (AIDS) is the mantra Radio Mirchi team is spreading in the city to highlight the importance of this day. On December 1st , Radio Mirchi team along with NGO Udaan will be out on the streets giving out pamplets & making people wear red ribbons. Messages of HIV and AIDS affected patients talking about how they cope with the illness will be aired through out the day. Dr. Hemant Gupta, Consulting Physician & Cardiologist, Intensivist & Diabetologist who is attached to Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals will be on air on to clarify myths such as AIDS is contagious or AIDS spreads via mosquitoes or on sneezing and so on.


Says Hitesh Sharma, VP & Station Director, Radio Mirchi - Mumbai “Radio Mirchi’s attempt is to remove myths about HIV & AIDS and spread appropriate information. Also, we are trying to sensitise Mumbaikars about the silent epidemic in India by distributing ribbons at major traffic junctions. ”


So, tune in to Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM on December 1st and participate in this campaign to fight HIV & AIDS.

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