A Walk in connection with National Stroke Day was held in Batticaloa. The Walk has been jointly organized by the Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka Stroke Association and Batticaloa District Secretariat. The Walk aimed to educate people on preventing strokes, identifying strokes and on treatment. The Walk was commenced near Kalladi Bridge and ended at Weber Grounds. Deputy Minister Faizal Cassim, and Eastern Province Governor Rohitha Bogollagama were present on the occasion.