Nepal Cancer Relief Society (NCRS) turned 33 on 31st Bhadra 2072 /17th September 2015, which was celebrated with a program at the Russian Culture Center. On the occasion, various individuals from governmental and non-governmental sector were present to celebrate the event. The Chief Guest for the event were Rt Honorable Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Local Development and Federalism Prakash Man Singh and Rt Honorable Minister for Commerce and Supplies, Sunil Bahadur Thapa.
The program started with calling all the NCRS Executive Board with the Chief Guest and various other Special Guests to dais. This was followed by National Anthem, distribution of flower bouquets to all guests on dais and recital of ideal statement of Social Welfare Council. Mr. Lokendra Kumar Shrestha, President of NCRS welcomed all the attendees and said few lines on the organizational history. This was followed by the launching of the annual publication, Smarika/Souvenir.
Then, Mr Vimal Kumar Hoda, General Secretary of the organization, highlighted on the annual programs and activities related to cancer control and tobacco-free campaign. Later, various guests proceeded with their congratulatory speeches, and after these, there was medal and certificate distribution for various categories within and outside the organizational activities. At the end of the program, Mr. Diwakar Rajkarnikar, Immediate Past President of NCRS expressed his gratitude to all the guests and attendees for joining us in celebrating the organization's 33rd year completion.