World Diabetes Day was announced on 27th June, 1991 by International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization and it is held every year on 14th November. PG and Research Department of Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore organized an awareness programme on “YOGA FOR DIABETES” at the college premises on 27.06.2017. Secretary and Director of the college Dr. C.A. Vasukiinaugurated and presided over the function. Dr. R. Subashkumar, Associate Professor and Head in Biotechnologywelcomed the gathering; Organizing Secretary of this awareness programme, Dr.V. Bhuvaneshwari, Assistant Professor in Biotechnology highlighted the theme of the programme. Principal-incharge of the college Dr. V. Balasubramaniam, Dr. V. Chinnusamy, Chief Executive Officer and Dr. S. Paulsamy, Dean Academics cum R & Dfelicitated the gathering. Special lecture was given by the Chief Guest of this programme Dr. K. Perumal, Director, WCSC– VISION Academy, Aliyar. He has highlighted the importance of yoga and to control pre-diabetes and diabetes using regular yoga practices. Vote of thanks was proposed by the Organizing Secretary of this awareness programme, Dr.R.Amsaveni, Assistant Professor in Biotechnology. About 250 participants including Students, Research Scholars and Faculty Members have benefited out of this awareness programme on “YOGA FOR DIABETES”. This programme was organized by Dr. V. Bhuvaneshwari and Dr. R. Amsaveni, Assistant Professors in Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore.