Rally on Cleft Lip & Palate Awareness
LMRF organized a rally on “Cleft Lip & Palate Awareness” on 7th May 2016 in Chittagongwith an objective to create awareness on the benefits of free Cleft/ Plate surgery. The rally started from Chittagong Civil Surgeon’s Office where many GO & NGO personnel people from different segments of the society participated including parents of the cleft affected children.At the end of the rally a meeting on Cleft Lip & Palate Awareness week 2016 was held on Conference Room, Chittagong Civil Surgeon Office, Chittagong. Major objective of this meeting was to enhance the awareness about the causeof congenital cleft lip/palate deformy, long term adverse impact of this deformity if left untreated&finallyinform civil society about availability free of cost surgical service of LMRF with the help of Smile Train.
Dr. Azizur Rahman Siddique, Civil Surgeon, Dr. Ajay Kumar Dev, Deputy Civil Surgeon, Dr. Ashiquer Rahman, Co-surgeon, Smile Train, Md. Shafhat Khan, Program Manager, LMRF, Md. Abu Osman, Asst. Program Manager, LMRF & representatives from different organizations & elites of the society were present in this meeting.All participants of this program appreciated and encouraged LMRF’s initiative and addressed this program as very useful for the society as well as for the country. The Chief Guest expressed his sincere gratitude to the management of Team LMRF & Smile Train and wished a successful implementation of this program. He also thanked the staffs of LMRF who had been involved with this noble initiative.