Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh has been appointed WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Physical Activity in South-East Asia Region.
Mr. Milkha will promote WHO South-East Asia Region’s NCD (non-communicable diseases) Prevention and Control Action Plan which seeks to reduce the level of insufficient physical activity by 10 percent and NCDs by 25 percent by 2025.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is the Director-General of WHO for the term of 5 Years.
- WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
Source- Hindustan Times