SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY ORGANISES
WORKSHOP on AYURVEDA
Kolkata, June 4, 2015 :
South Eastern Railway organized a Workshop on Ayurveda at BNR Auditorium in South Eastern Railway Headquarters, Garden Reach today (4.6.2015) as a part of Passenger and Customer Facilitation Fortnight, “Rail Yatri/Upbhokta Pakhwada” being observed from 26th May to 9th June, 2015.
Shri D.Kamilla, Addl. General Manager, South Eastern Railway while inaugurating the workshop said that Ayurveda deals with every aspect of life for a healthy living.He added that this ancient medical science which originated in India thousands of years ago and has its mention in Atharvaveda, is one of the safest mode of treatment. He spoke about the effectiveness of Ayurveda and its preventive as well as its curative role for remedy of chronic diseases.
Dr.Lakshmi Narayan Maity, Convenor, Ph.D Committee (Ayurveda), Calcutta University,and Ex. Professor, Institute of Post Graduate Ayurvedic Education & Research, Kolkata, was the Chief Guest on the occasion.Dr. Maity thanked the railway authority for organizing such type of workshop and spoke about the superiority of the Ayurveda as preventive measure and treatment of diseases as well as general health care and immunity development.
Renowned Ayurvedic Doctors viz. Dr.P.K.Mukherjee, Dr.Debasish Ghosh, Dr.T.K.Biswas, Dr.Achinta Mitra, Dr.Achyut Bhattacharya and Dr.S.Talukdar also spoke at the workshop on different topics viz. Diabetes Mellitus, Preventive Care of Children, Management of Skin Diseases, Ksharsutra therapy for Piles, Fissure & Fistula and Geriatric Care.
Earlier Shri Manoj Pande, Chief Personnel Officer, South Eastern Railway welcomedthe distinguished guests and the eminent doctors present on the occasion. Smt Vinay Kumari Devi, President S.E. Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation was also present during the Workshop.