People’s Action for Development (PAD) in collaboration with Action Aid India and support from Give India handed over 27 oxygen concentrators today to Sumit Sattawan, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Lakhimpur formally at the conference hall of the DC office. The Director of PAD, Wilfred Topno handed over the hand over letter to the DC and told that the covid cases were soiralling high in the district as most people unaware and reluctant to follow the covid restrictions. The Covid-19 pandemic period would always be remembered as disastrous in the human civilisation, he added.
PAD’s Deputy Director Philipson Sona displayed the parts of an oxygen concentrator to the the DC and Geetali Duwarah, Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC), Health. Sona told that out of 27 concentrators 18 were 5 LPM Oxygen and the 9 were 10 LPM.
Monoj Gogoi, the Documentation and Advocacy Manager of PAD briefly introduced the DC about the organisation and it’s activities in the state of Assam and the district. He also thanked the district administration for cooperating in implementing it’s project in the district.