A function was organized in the Department of Pulmonary Medicine of Dr. R.P. Govt. Medical College, Kangra at Tanda, to spread the awareness about asthma on the occasion of World Asthma Day. Principal, Dr. Anil Chauhan was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Asthma patients from various parts of district Kangra and Chamba attended the function. Dr. Rekha Bansal, HOD of the department educated the patients about various aerosol devices and how to use and maintain them. Principal Dr. Anil Chauhan distributed PFR meters to the patients to help them measuring their disease state and to help in deciding their treatment. He encouraged the patients to remain in contact with the consultants of the Institute and assured them that Institute is always willing to help the asthamatic patients in both their emergency and disease free states.