DEMOW: The Health and FW Department, Sivasagar organized a Block Health Mela under BPHC on Monday at the Mohkhuti Bazar Greha near Demow as a part of the 75th Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, in order to create awareness among people regarding health.
On the occasion, an awareness meeting was organized where doctors and health workers mde the people aware of various diseases and the precautions to be taken to avert them.
Megha Nidhi Dahal, Deputy Commissioner of Sivasagar, addressed the students and others present on the occasion.
A total of 538 beneficiaries were registered in the Health Mela for health check-up, which started from 10 am and continued till 4:30 pm. Screening and treatment of maternal health, child health, ENT, opthalmology, leprosy, TB, malaria, dental, One Nutrition Corner, Yoga session, teleconsultation, awareness on registration for Ayushman Bharat & Atal Amrit Card, awareness on mental health, awareness on family planning, distribution of leaflets and birth control commodities etc., were done in the Health Mela.