FROM A CORRESPONDENT
KALAIGAON, May 5: An awareness programme on AIDS was organised by a construction company SGCL Pvt. Ltd. on the road side of UT road in Paneri on Friday. The company was constructing the road by dotion of Asian Development Bank. The programme was organized among the workers of the UT road and local people of Paneri attended the programme.
Addressing the gathering, Dr. bajit Hajoari, Medical and Health Officer of Udalguri said that people should not be afraid to touch any HIV patient. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Hajoari urged the voluntary organizations and NGOs to follow the positive move of the Company and to create further awareness programme in several places of the district. Meanwhile, Amando Obdianel, a representative from Philippine took part in this awareness programme. More than 300 people attended the programme.