World Oral Health Day
Karachi 20 March 2017 (P.R) Baqai Dental College of Baqai Medical University and their
faculty has organized brushing event on World Oral Health Day. More than 2000
Students of Baqai Cadet College, Saleem Ullah Fehmi Schools, Baqai Medical College,
Baqai Dental College, Baqai College of Nursing, Pharm D, Physiotherapy and other
departments, gatherd and made a national record of tooth brushing activity. Vice
Chanellor Baqai Medical University Prof.Dr.Zahida Baqai took the lead and said that we
are gatherd for the awearness of teeth health and not to teach how to brush your teeth.
We are here just to remind you that brush your teeth every day because this is the main
aspect all desease are deliverd from mouth we all are aware that oral bacteria may
cause systemic illnesses. On the occasion of World Oral Health Day make a pledge that
“Brush your teeth save your life”. She also pleased to see the national level record was
made by Baqai Medical University students and she thanks all of faculty members and
department of Community Dentistry.
Prof.Dr.Kashif Ikram, Principal, Baqai Dental College highlighted that we are here to
make a teeth brushing activity for the first time in Pakistan on a vast scale and create a
national record which has never been attempted, but this time the students of Baqai
Medical University did it. We would like to educate the community of people in Pakistan
and to the world, the importance of tooth brushing for General Health. Furthermore, he
demonstrated the pattern of brushing to attendees and let start the activity of brushing
for one minute.
Prof.Dr.Asgar Ali Shigri Head of Community Dentistry said that World Oral Health Day
celebrated this day in Baqai style and marked the name of Baqai Medical University on
the sky. He said that our slogan is “Brush your teeth save your life”.
Dr.Talha M.Siddiqui Vice Principal of Baqai Dental College thanks to Vice Chancellor, Pro
Vice Chancellor and all faculty members, Hods, dean, director and management. He also
thanks to his dentistry team management and all students who actively participated in
this event and make it a record breaking event.
Muhammad Rehan Suleman