Today is International Nurses Day. This day is celebrated worldwide on May 12 to mark the contribution made by nurses to the society, in a health care set up and in a community.
The day coincides with the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.
The Military Nursing Service or MNS of the Indian Armed Forces is celebrating the day with great zeal and excitement.
In an exclusive message to All India Radio on the occasion of International Nurses day 2022, the head of MNS Major General Smita Devrani said the Nursing Officers of MNS are extending their services to the people in need by upholding the theme of International Nurses Day 2022 which is Nurses:
A Voice to Lead – Invest in Nursing and respect rights to secure global health.