Directly observed treatment or DOT is the name given to the tuberculosis (TB) control strategy recommended by the World Health Organization. According to WHO, "The most cost-effective way to stop the spread of TB in communities with a high incidence is by curing it. MANAVLOK is implementing this programme since 2003. Since inception of the project there are 385+ TB patients benefited under this programme. We also conducted several meetings cum awareness programs regarding this in 41+ villages like rally, role play, poster exhibitions etc.