Karisma raises voice for breast cancer awareness

New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Actress Karisma Kapoor will flag off the Pinkathon 2012 run to raise awareness about breast cancer.

Dec 13 2012, 7:06am CST | by

New Delhi, Dec 13 — Actress Karisma Kapoor will flag off the Pinkathon 2012 run to raise awareness about breast cancer.

It is scheduled to take place in Mumbai Dec 16.

Pinkathon 2012 is a women's run, conducted in association with the Women's Cancer Initiative to raise awareness about breast cancer. It is being conducted for the first time in Mumbai under three categories - 10 kms, 5 kms and 3 kms.

"I am really happy to be flagging off the Pinkathon. I think it is very important for women to know about breast cancer. If detected early, it is extremely curable and there is life beyond that," Karisma said in a statement.

"As a woman, I am really proud of being a part of this initiative and I hope to see all women out there on the 16th," added the 38-year-old.

IANS

 
 
 

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