Happy to share that in response to our request for donations and support for malnourished cleft patients, M/s Aasray Concept Foods Ltd, Amingaon, Guwahati, manufacturer of Complementary food “Assam Mix” has agreed to donate Complementary food for 20 Patients of our Nutrition Program for 6 months.
A Donation Program was held today at GC4 for the beneficiary patients and their families which was also attended by Dr Basanti Baroova, Former Head of Dept. of Food & Nutrition -Assam Agriculture University, Jorhat, and Chief Advisor, Aasray Concept Foods Ltd, Shri AmritDeora, Director of Aasray Concept Foods Ltd, Dr Hiteswar Sarma, GM & Medical Director, GC4, and Mission Smile Team.
In her address to the gathering, Dr Baroova stressed upon the importance of nutritious Complementary foods for malnourished patients. She informed that the ingredients of “Assam Mix” comprised of locally available cereals, lentil, sesame and groundnut and formulated without the use of preservatives. Dr Baroova appreciated the work being done for cleft patients by Mission Smile, and expressed her happiness in supporting some of the malnourished patients. The food packets were distributed to the patients by Dr Baroova and Shri Amit Deora.