Mangan, 03rs March (IPR): An awareness programme on the occasion of World Hearing Day 2021, was organized and observed by the Health Department, Mangan, North Sikkim, today.
District Medical Superintendent, Dr. Rinzing D Bhutia, ENT Specialist, Dr. Chiten Topgay Bhutia, Health Educator, Mr. Rinchen Namgyal Bhutia and the staff of Mangan District Hospital attended the event along with ASHA workers of the surrounding areas. Dr. Chiten T. Bhutia was the resource person for the programme. The theme for this year’s World Hearing Day was “Hearing Care for All.”
Information regarding hearing care, government schemes, noise pollution and all ear related topics were deliberated and discussed at length. The importance of good hearing and communication, people at risk of hearing loss and other such details were also spoken about. The programme ended with an interactive Question and Answer session.