Solar lights in Brahmaputra saporis

Thanks to a philanthropist, remote villages in the Brahmaputra river islands in Assam will soon be lit up with solar street lights. The donor, Smti Almitra Patel, based at Bengaluru is a member of the Supreme Court committee for Solid waste management for Class 1 cities, Technical expert, Swachh Bharat …

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Boat Clinic Staff selected best ANM

Bidyabati Das, ANM, Sonitpur Boat Clinic has been selected as the best ANM of the district. She was felicitated by Sonitpur Deputy Commissioner Manoj Kumar Deka on the Republic Day January 26, 2017. This is the second consecutive award and recognition to Boat Clinic services in Sonitpur district. Das has …

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Book on Family Planning Intervention Released

A new book which graphically maps the health choices and challenges before women in the isolated island communities on the Brahmaputra river in Assam was released on Friday. Authored by Chandana Bora  and Dr CR Hira the book titled ‘Women and Reproductive Health’ looks at the health concerns facing by …

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