Sonai, Nov 25 : Sonai MLA Karim Uddin Barabhuiya on Thursday laid the foundation stone for construction of additional floor in the existing residential building at Cachar Cancer Hospital, with cost of 15 lakhs under untied fund. The foundation stone was laid in presence of Cachar DC Keerthi Jalli and hospital director Dr. Ravi Kannan.
Speaking on the occasion, MLA Saju said he is happy to contribute for the hospital which has brought laurel to the valley. He thanked the hospital staffs for their tireless efforts in making cancer care more accessible for the underprivileged section of the region.
On behalf of the people of Sonai and Barak, MLA Karim Uddin Barabhuiyan also greeted the Director of the hospital Dr. Ravi Kannan for receiving Padma Shree award.
The deputy commissioner Keerthi Jalli thanked the MLA Barabhuiya for coming forward with this great work and contributing to the hospital.
Also present at the meeting, were Dr. SK Nandi Purkayastha, President of the Hospital Society, Satya Rajnana Bhattacharya, Co-President and many others.