Gandhi Jayanti celebrated by Army in Lingibore
As part of Gandhi Jayanti celebrations, the *Santak Army Camp* under the aegis of *Dao Division* organised a voluntary blood donation camp on Wednesday.
The camp was organised with the support of the *Local members of the village council and VDPs* , to save the life of people suffering from Thalassemia disease.
More than 40 people donated blood.
It is noted that the blood donation camp was in series of the various community events being conducted by the Army as part of Operation Sadbhavana.
Till now a total of 70 units of blood had been provided to the government hospitals.The blood donation camp was aimed at providing medical aid to civilians suffering from various blood related diseases like Thalassemia, Amyloidosis, Anemia, Hemophilia and Leukemia.
The camp witnessed an active participation from youths, elderly men and women from the Bihubore Gram Panchayat of the Charaideo district of Assam. Thorough medical check ups, check ups of various ailments, distribution of medicines, free of costs, to the economically challenged was also conducted at the camp.
Three medical specialists from Army including an Army doctor and two specialists along with Nursing staff from civil administration were present to ensure the smooth conduct of the event.The Army personnel and the locals volunteered to donate blood during the camp.
27 Aug 2009 - 9:20am | editor
A special court has remanded Putul Gogoi to five days CBI custody a day after the notorious crude oil thief was arrested in Guwahati. Gogoi, who was also called a kingpin in the nefarious fake note racket, was produced before the CBI special court on Thursday where he was remanded to 5 days judicial custody. Details are awaited.
26 Jul 2012 - 2:33pm | editor
The ethnic flare up forces thousands of people in Kokrajhar, Chirang and Dhubri to flee to north Bengal. These people, mostly, taking shelter in Alipurduar. But road transport in the West Bengal border district was severally hit near Kumargram area in Jalpaiguri district after borders areas were sealed.
A 12-year-old girl was admitted to the Alipurduar Hospital after being shot at by the miscreants on Wednesday.
18 Aug 2009 - 8:05am | Ranadeep Gogoi
Amidst the report of a simmering tension at the Raj Bhawan following
reports of PM's directive to Governor Syed Sibtey Razi to quit, Assam
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said he was not aware of any development in
Talking to reporters in Delhi on Tuesday after his meeting with UPA
chief Sonia Gandhi, Gogoi said there as no complaint againt Razi in
Assam and that h did not opposed when he Razi was posted in Assam.
Gogoi called on Sonia Gandhi and apprised her of the state's overall situation.
In yet another development,the prime minister's office has denied any
report of PM's instruction for Razi to quit the office immediatley.
Senior Congress leaders in Delhi also dismissed the media report.