Shija cleft week
IMPHAL| Apr 21
As part of the ongoing ‘Shija Cleft week’ which began from last April 17, an awareness rally on free cleft lip and palate surgery was organised today.
The rally took place from Western Kangla gate to Indian Medical Association (IMA) hall, Lamphel was flag off by Dr Ibemcha Hemam, State Nodal Officer, RBSK and Directorate of Health Services, GoM.
The week has been observing to enhance the awareness on the Smile Train Shija Cleft Project among masses. Smile Train Shija Cleft Project is project under a New York based NGO called Smile Train and the project was launched in Shija hospitals here in Manipur in June 10, 2006 with the aim to eradicate global problem of cleft lips and palates.