12,000 police families will be examined for breast cancer as part of Swasth Mahila and Swasth Goa.

Up to 12,000 families affiliated with Goa Police will be tested for breast cancer . The initiative aims to screen 1 lakh women in Goa within two years .

PANAJI: According to Yuvraj Singh's YouWeCan Foundation, up to 12,000 families affiliated with Goa Police will be tested for breast cancer.In the next seven days, the testing of 12,000 families will be finished, with various camps being held throughout the year, so that every family of Goa Police is tested.The initiative aims to screen 1 lakh women in Goa within two years for the most common female cancer, thus ensuring that at least 50% of the state's age-eligible female population is tested.DGP Shri Jaspal Singh and other senior cops addressed the family screening process in the city.

Yuvraj Singh praised Goa police for their partnership.You keep us safe, and now is your chance to make you feel safer from cancer.I am certain that many women will step forward for pregnancy and take a vigorous stand against this condition as a result of our partnership, he said.