Monday, August 2, 2010

NACO for condom machines in CWG venues

New Delhi, Aug 2 (PTI) With the Commonwealth Games expected to bring in a flood of guests to the country, the National AIDS Control Organisation is gearing up to meet the challenge of HIV/AIDS by putting in place condom vending machines in all the CWG offices and venues.The vending machines would be put up at all the venues and the guests would be free to either buy them or avail of free samples which will be given at particular places, NACO Director General K Chandramaouli said at a function here."We are in talks with the state (Delhi) government and other civic authorities to rope in manpower to put up the condom vending machines," Chandramouli said.He also announced the NACO's expansion of its Condom Social Marketing Programme (CSMP).


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