Dental health and awareness camp by My Himachal

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Last month My Himachal’s Dr. Meena Patyal , Dental Surgeon from USA and her husband Mr. Tanbir Pathania traveled to India. In Himachal’s Kangra district they organized a dental health and awareness camp in village Lanoud high school in district Kangra.

The camp was conducted on 12th February, 2007 and it included educational and awareness lecture on the importance of maintaining good Oral hygiene, general dental check up of all 120 students from classes first to tenth and distribution of tooth paste and brushes to all the present students. Two other dental surgeons, Dr. Ashish Sadana, and Dr. Ravinder Sadana conducted the camp.100_1197.jpg

Colgate Palmolive provided material support (tooth pastes and brushes). Dr. Sadana and Dr. Mrs. Ravinder Sadana – private practitioners at Paprola along with Mr. Rahul Saxena of Lok Vigyan Kendra helped in organizing this effort.

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An IT professional for 17 years, based in the US since the last 12 years. Founded NGO My Himachal and then Himachal Media Pvt. Ltd.. A Himachali forever. Always trying to bring together people whose hearts beat for the state.

2 Comments

  • News published in THE TRIBUNE, ‘No shortage of water, says XEN’ (Tribune News Service) dated 23june 2007.This is one sided statement without confirmations with us.

    With due respect ,I would like to clarify regarding this matter. Problem has been taken care by I &ph
    when our problem published in “THE TRIBUNE ” Villagers resent erratic water supply Kangra, (Our Correspondent )June 7.

    Now some improvement has been done by I & ph panchrukhi.

    We the people of lower Ladoh were suffering for last many years. When our problem has been not taken care
    by the I&PH , then we approached for swajal dhara scheme in the month of Jan 2007. if we were not suffering then why we wasted time of everyone or approached for swajal dhara and approached your correspondent of tribune.

    I & PH had issued tender vide no:Awar/Dl/Ph/Sdp/ 1846 to 1850 dtd 07 Dec 2006 for 900 meter in behalf of their own contractor to solve our problem. I want to know why this tender is going still pending with executive Engineer I &PH office Palampur. .

    I & PH could investigate this matter via their own senior officers or any agency from the group of these people who belong to lower Ladoh.

    Please find below the list of people whose families were suffering with same problem.

    I might be wrong but not everybody of below families.
    Moreover below list includes some of the very respectable & well known persons in the village. If require these can also come in front of media to prove their sufferings.

    Shri M R.Sharma—-01894-254033
    shri Rattan lal Sharma 01894-254717
    shri Uttam chand
    shri Swaroop Sharma.01894-254328
    shri Trilok Nath
    Shri Subash chand
    Shri Surjit singh
    shri Karm Singh …..ex pradhan of panchyat …………..01894254032
    Shri Amar singh
    Shri Pritam Singh
    Shri Rajesh Kumar

    Four year ago I had a very bad experience when we were suffering from the erratic supply of water.
    When water was not coming in our tap, my wife went to “Babuli”(origin water resources) she slipped and got fracture in her left leg. I had hospitalized her in Delhi for six months.This was also a waste of time,money and uncessary tension.

    The Tribune is oldest popular English newspaper.We well know the values and reputations of this paper
    We always respect this news paper and shall always love and respect this paper.

    There fore, kindly look in to this matter for that act of your kindness. we all are grateful to you for ever,

    thanks+kind regards

    Satish Kumar Sharma
    VILLAGE LAODH POST OFFICE PANCHRUKHI
    TEH PALAMPUR KANGRA H.P 176103
    mobile no:9899215349
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    No shortage of water, says XEN
    Tribune News Service Palampur, June 22
    Responding to the news item headlined “ Villagers resent erratic water supply”, the executive engineer, IPH division, Palampur, has claimed that there is no shortage of water at Ladoh village in Panchrukhi. Two energised hand-pumps are being used to supply water to the village. The Holta-Banuri-Saliana gravity water supply scheme is also adequately serving the village, which has a population of 750, adds the technocrat.

  • Dear Sir,

    with due respected i want to statement from xen reg this matter.
    i hope iph will reply soonest.

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