Skip to content Skip to navigation

World Red Cross Day celebrated

The World Red Cross Day was observed at the Doomni Tea Estate in Baksa district on May 8 under the auspices of the Baksa District Administration. On this occasion, a free health checkup camp was held in collaboration with the Joint Director of Health Services, Baksa. Free physical examination along with free blood sugar, blood pressure, eye checkup and ECG tests are done in the camp. Doctors, nutrition counselor and other staffs including pharmacists, radiographer, laboratory technicians and nurses have provided humanitarian service in the camp. Free medicines are distributed to more than 300 patients. A meeting is also held on the occasion where Pradip Dutta, Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society Baksa District Branch explained the objective of the programmes. He also elaborately explained the significance of the World Red Cross Day.

Sanjeeb Kr. Gogoi, Deputy Commissioner, Baksa, Mriganka Choudhury, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Baksa, Dr. J. Ahmed, Joint Director of Health Services, Baksa, the Welfare Officer of the Doomni Tea Estate and other staffs have extended helping hand and cooperation to successfully observe the day. 


Author info

Rajib Das's picture

Baksa District.

Add new comment

Random Stories

Memorial award to Apurba Kumar Saikia

3 Jan 2008 - 4:19am | Dibya J Borthakur
Dr Apurba Kumar Saikia, a noted short story writer of Assam, was conferred the Jadab Sarma Memorial award at the Chandra Prasad Saikia Kshetra at the Nagaon Book Fair ground recently. The award was...

KMSS ups ante on Prithani, Lohia

25 Jan 2014 - 2:10pm | AT News
KMSS ups ante on Prithani, LohiaHundreds of KMSS activists staged dharna in front of the residence of Suresh Prithani and Koilash Lohia a day after a businessmen filed FIR against Akhil Gogoi and his...

Opp. thrashes goverment over tribal welfare

3 Mar 2010 - 5:36pm | editor
The Assam government drew flak on the second of the Budget Session for its failure to hold election in number of tribal autonomous bodies. AGP MLA- Chandramohan Patowary, Ramendra Narayan Kalita,...

Other Contents by Author