Blood donation camp at Hojai.
HojaI:- As a part of Golden Jubilee Celebration one of the oldest Irrigation Scheme of Assam, i.e. Jamuna Irrigation Scheme the Officers, both Office and Field Staffs along with their family members organised a Blood Donation Camp at around 10:30 am on Tuesday under the agies of District Health Department and Hojai Administration at their office campus in Hojai.
On this occasion a awareness meeting was organised where Sanjai Kumar Mahanta, Executive Engineer presided the meeting.
Eye Specialist and DMO Dr D Chetia Phukan briefly explained the gathering regarding importance of blood donation. He said all donors will be issued a certificate which will be valid for 1 year. During the period he or she may be able to get one unit of blood from the blood bank without any replacement for his or her kith n kin.
Dr B Saikia I/C Blood Bank raised the point that in Government Sector perhaps Jammu CAD Division is first instance that have organised such a Camp. He thanked the organiser for such a noble deed.
Rikku Dutta counsellor , Blood Bank, Bhogeswari Phukononi civil Hospital, Nagaon explained about New findings in blood donation such as a diabetic patient can donate blood if he or she is not dependent on insulin, a healthy person aged 65 year can also donate blood.
Earlier, the dignitaries were felicitated under the leadership of Anup Kumar Barthakur, Camp coordinator who gave welcome speech and shared the objective of this event.
Speaking on the Occasion, Executive Engineer Sanjai Kumar Mahanta said,"Blood Donation is a noble work which can save many lives, rich or poor everyone has this precious natural resource.He thanked the participants and Officers for making the event a grand success.
He also introduced the mass and thanked Sri G Kakoty, Sri D Das and Sri P Bora who had sponsored the Lunch.
He further informed that next camp will be organised in the month of December.
A Total of 80 person's checked their health out of which 50 were selected for donation of blood.
A Nine member team including Doctors,staff, counsellor, lab technician from Bhogeswari Phukononi civil Hospital at Nagaon where present in blood camp.
9 Sep 2016 - 4:18pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
BTAD TET Teachers’ Association has warned for indefinite hunger strike from October 2 next if their jobs were not regularized within September 30 of this month. The association today stages 5-hour sit-in-demonstration at Rashmela ground in Kokrajhar demanding early regularization of jobs in BTAD four districts. Hundreds of TET teachers from four districts of BTAD with banner, placards participated the sit-in-demonstration and shouted slogans demanded regularization services of TET teachers under SSA within BTAD and bringing the servicers of BTAD appointed TET qualified candidates under SSA. A memorandum was submitted to Director of Education, BTAD seeking early regularization of jobs and appoints teachers under NCTE norms to facilitate good educational environment in the region.
Teachers’ association slammed the education department, BTAD said that the education department has been tactically deprived the TET teachers in the region.
Jitendra Sutradhar and Debasrwn Brahma, association leaders told that there over 2100 teachers are working as TET teachers under SSA in BTAD districts,but their job is not been regularizes. They demanded their jobs be regularized and make healthy educational situation.They have warned to take mass hunger strike from October 2 if their demand and issues are not meet by September 30 of this month.
“We put pressure BTAD education department to meet early regularization of jobs,but BTAD has not been taken any steps to the demands. We will take mass hunger strike from October 2 next if our demands are not meet as soon as possible”, agitated association leaders said.
4 Aug 2013 - 9:32pm | AT News
Violence refuses to die down in Karbi Anglong over the demand for a
separate state with government offices.
Office of the additional chief engineer of irrigation department and
the Khadi Board office, equipment and machineries of public works
department here besides a forest beat office at Amri, a land records
office at Long-e-Kur, were set ablaze by agitators.
11 Sep 2007 - 3:11am | Dibya J Borthakur
Raha : The overall flood situation in Nagaon district remained grave for the second day today as incessent rain has been keeping all the rivers of Nagaon district constantly in spate. The major rivers of Nagaon district Kolong , Kapilee and Barpanee are flowing above danger level. It is learnt from official sources that eighty five villages under Raha Constituency and 10723 hectares area of Paddy fields have been badly damaged by flood water. Many houses have been washed away along with 7 persons which includes 2 children by flood water. Road communication between Baithalongsho and Kampur and Baithalongsho and Hojai have been cut off as surging flood waters inundated several portions of the High-ways of these places. Many people of Kampur, Kachua , Chaparmukh, and Raha areas are taking shelter in colleges, high-schools and railway lines. The worst affected people of Jarabaree Mouza are taking shelter on Bashundharee and Tilaa hills.
It may be mentioned here that the district administration has not yet come forward to help the people of flood affected areas. The state forest minister Rokibull Hussain has visited the places and ordered the administration to provide all kind of help to the affected people. Ina few places relief camps have been opened in some schools but the relief provided so far is inadequate.
Meanwhile the flood situation in Dhemaji District continues to be bleak as floods have entered Dhakhuakhana town and the Bailey Bridge is also under threat. Supply of essentials are being maintained from North Lakhimpur town.