30 Nov 2017

A brief report on sensitisation workshop on arsenic in drinking water and it’s manifestations on health

The Safe Water Centre for Healthy Assam (SWaCHA) in collaboration with Arsenic Knowledge and Action network (AKAN) and Fluoride Knowledge and Action Network (FKAN) organised a two day sensitisation workshop on ‘Arsenic in Drinking Water and it’s Manifestations on Health’ in Nalbari among PHED worker, medical practitioners, civil society organisations. Various technical sessions were held by Er. AB Paul, Dr. Kunal Kanti Majumdar, Mr. Ajit Patowary and Dr. Ashok Ghosh. The training ended with a field visit to Besimari Madhya Chupa, where reports of suspected cases of arsenicosis had been received.