HAFLONG, Jan18: Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign meeting was held at, Haflong in the office Chamber of the Joint Director Health and Medical Service, Dima Hasao Haflong under the chairmanship of Dipak Jidung, ADC, Haflong the programme was organised by District Leprosy Officer, Dima Hasao. The theme of the programme was ‘Know Leprosy, Cum-Leprosy-Eliminate Leprosy.’
The programme included various issues and data of leprosy patients in the world specially in India and in the Assam state level and within the district during the discussion doctors and various and departmental representatives opined there various and resolved to make early diagnosis and to take necessary treatments as leprosy is not a curse, it in a curable discuse. They also resolved that prevention in the best way for this dreaded discase.
Dipak Jidung ADC, requested for cooperation among all the line departments to make the programme a grand success as to make district leprosy free.
The programme was also attended by Dr. Dipali Barman, Joint Director, Medical, dept, Dima Hasao, Dr. Naiding, District Leprosy officer, Dr. Lina Hakmaosa, SDMEH Officer Dima Hasao, Dr. Kalpana Kemprai, Superintendent Haflong Civil Hospital, other doctors, Nurse, medical staff and other departmental officers and staffs.