Skip to content Skip to navigation

NERAMAC's yeoman service draws applause in countryside

Guwahati: As many as 200 families in a few tiny hamlets in Sonapur area in the outskirt of Guwahati heaved no less sigh of relief as they came to receive some amount of essential commodities at their door steps.  Country North Eastern Regional Agricultural Marketing Corporation Limited (NERAMAC).

The central government undertaking and a local nongovernmental organization LIVE LIFE WITH A CAUSE operating in the area reached out to the lock-down hit area with relief materials much to their respite recently.

"Yes, you can call it a yeoman service.  But the  entire modest attempt is the result of the initiative by NERAMAC managing director Manoj Kumar Das," said Dr Bhupen Kaman, a local organizer of the event.

He said, "this is his new stint in NERAMAC where he is sparing no pain to reach out to the people in this trying time. This was what more or less of what many local residents told us. "

"We know these are too inadequate to feed them.  But this is our attempt from our part and we are with these people in this unprecedented period of lock down to ward off a killer virus COVID19 that killed over 2000 people across the country" said Dr Kaman.

On receipt of the materials,  the beneficiaries thanked NERAMAC MD for his yeoman service and hoped that his leadership would be an eye opener for many budding entrepreneurs in the entire region. 

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff. editor@assamtimes.org

Add new comment

Random Stories

AASU stage dharna at ONGC Nazira

8 Mar 2013 - 1:54pm | SK Hasan
Sivasagar district unit of AASU staged a dharna in front of the ONGC's main gate of Nazira on Thursday, demanding early establishment of much awaited Rs.100 crore multi-speciality hospital at...

Elephant shot dead, tusks hacked

25 Sep 2013 - 8:16pm | Rituraj Phukan
Villagers of Ghilalota found a dead tusker in the waters of the Hodhodi in the early hours of 25 September that had been washed downstream by the surging waters of the Hodhodi due to heavy rains...

Purvotar Hindi Academy convention held in Shillong

28 May 2012 - 1:02pm | editor
Purvotar Hindi Academy, Shillong organized a three day “Rastriya Hindi Vikash Samelan” at Rajasthan Vishram Bhawan, Shillong on May 25 to 27, 2012, to popularize Hindi language in the...