Dr. P. D. Bhutia donates entire Banga Ratna Prize money to Bal Suraksha Abhiyan Trust Kalimpong

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Sister Subeshna Thapa (Second from Right) Director, Bal Suraksha Abhiyan receiving a cheque of Rs. 1 Lakh donated by Dr. P. D. Bhutia (Second from Left). Photo by Ashap Lama, The Himalayan Beacon

KALIMPONG, 13 JANUARY 2018: Dr. P. D. Bhutia renowned Physician donated the entire Banga Ratna prize money to Bal Suraksha Abhiyan Trust. A cheque of Rs. 1 lakh was handed over to Sister Subeshna Thapa, Director of Bal Suraksha Abhiyan Trust (BSA), Kalimpong during the inauguration of the Uttar Banga Utsav at Kalimpong yesterday. In a function presided over by Dr. Viswanath, District Magistrate, Kalimpong, Dr. P. D. Bhutia said that Bal Surkaksha Abhiyan was doing commendable social work and it was his pleasure of donating the cash prize he had received a few days earlier as Banga Ranta.

Sister Subeshna Thapa thanked Dr. P. D. Bhutia for his generosity and for his commendable work towards Humanity. Sister Thapa also thanked Dr. Viswanath, DM, Kalimpong for recommending Bal Surksha Abhiyan to Dr. P. D. Bhutia.

The Kalimpong Chapter of Uttar Banga Utsav was inaugurated amidst gala cultural programme and will come to an end today.

Ashap Lama

Ashap Lama is the Chief Cameraman and Coorespondent Kalimpong Region for ‘The Himalayan Beacon’.