Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Camp at Mohalchari
Lion Mukhlesur Rahman Foundation (LMRF) and Bangladesh Army – Chittagong Zone – jointly organized a day long awareness campaign on cleft lip and palate deformity on 31st October, Saturday, 2015 at Mohalchari Upazila Degree College field of Khagrachari district. Though it was a rainy day, more than 3,000 people visited the camp. Camp day activities covered Cleft lip and cleft palate patient screening, awareness literatures distribution and congenital deformity related information sensitization among the crowds. From the camp 7 patients were screened and referred to LMRF Children’s Hospital, Chittagong for surgery under CureCleft program. CureCleft will arrange free of charge surgeries for those patients along with accommodation, food, investigation and post-operative medicine facilities with the financial support of SmileTrain, USA.
General Officer Commanding (GOC) of Chittagong Zone of Bangladesh Army, District Commissioner of Khagrachari, Civil Surgeon, UNO, UHFPO, Principal of Mohalchari Degree College, and Other government personnel were visited the camp and praise team LMRF for its tremendous progress in eliminating deformities. We thank Bangladesh Army for joining with us in the procession of Shaping Up Tomorrow.