From a Correspondent
TEZPUR, July 25: Tezpur Rotary Club (TRC) received the Best Club award in the zone and also the District Governor’s Citation award for its remarkable performance in the social field.
Rotary Intertiol district 3240 consists of parts of West Bengal, Durgapur, Burdwan, Siliguri, Darjeeling, Raiganj, Malda, Sikkim and entire north-east region. Recently the award ceremony was held. Noted social worker, physician and Rotarian (Rtn) Dr. Lakheswar Bhuyan said that under his leadership TRC received the Best Club award in the zone and also district governor’s citation award for showing excellent performance. The award ceremony was graced Rtn. KR Ravindran, President of Rotary Intertiol.
Tezpur Rotary Club has been involved in different socio-cultural activities and services to the poorest of the poor. During the tenure of Dr. Bhuyan as president from 2014-2015, TRC had done different humanitarian services including intra-Ocular Lens Implant (Cataract surgery) camps at Borgang Cathoilic Mission Hospital where 400 cataract surgeries were performed by the eye surgeons of Ramkrish Mission Hospital, Itagar, Aruchal Pradesh and Assam.
TRC doted books to the economically poor students, sport goods, desk and benches and ceiling fans in different schools under Sonitpur district. “We have doted clothes and food items to tural calamity and man-made disaster victims, and free health camps were organized by us in remote rural areas,” said Dr Bhuyan.