Global Health City, Chennai as a prelude to World Head Injury Awareness Day (March 20) launched Stayin’ Alive, an innovative campaign to alert people of Chennai on the need for safe roads and prevention of head injuries on 17th March 2013.
The bike rally was flagged off by Thiru. T.K.M. Chinnayya, Hon’ble Minister for Animal Husbandry, Govt of Tamil Nadu which culminated at Global Health City. The other dignitaries who attended the awareness campaign include Thiru. K.P. Kandan, MLA, Sholinganallur Constituency, Thiru. M.K. Ashok, MLA, Velachery, Constituency in the presence of Dr. K. Ravindranath, Chairman & Managing Director, Global Hospitals Group and Dr. K. Sridhar, Head Department of Neuro and Spine Surgery, Global Health City
The event was star studded with the presence of celebrity campaigners like Abbas, Vijay Sethupathi, S. J Surya, Ace comedian Bosskey, J. K Tyre National Racing Champion for 2012 - Mr. Feroze Khan and Mr. M. Sivaramakrishnan, Managing Director, UCAL Group, actively participated by showing their support to the noble cause.
The city traffic police was a huge pillar of strength partnering for this cause. As a token of gratitude and also as an aid to the stupendous work they do 24/7, they were presented with sturdy helmets for the 2-wheeler patrol team.