Healthy living for a better life – Agri Ministry hosts fitness walk

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, October 20, 2018

Scores of employees attached to the Ministry of Agriculture, today participated in a fitness walk aimed to raise awareness and promote better lifestyles through healthy living.

The participants moved off from Main and Church Streets then wended their way along Avenue of the Republic, then into Brickdam and finally to Vlissengen Road where the exercise concluded at the Ministry.

The walk held under the theme, “Healthy Food, Healthy Lifestyle, Healthy Bodies – Better Health through Better Living”, is one of the many events slated for Agriculture Month.

By: Neola Damon

Images: Anil Seelall


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