On the occasion of “World Suicide Prevention Day” Department of Psychiatric Nursing, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Tezpur Assam collaborated with Sonitpur District Mental Health Society on 10th September 2022. Organized suicide prevention awareness rally from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM on the theme “ Creating hope through actions”. Inaugural address was given by Dr. Pradip Kumar Sarma Nodal Officer, DMHP, Soniptur, Kanakalata Civil Hospital. Rally was flagged off by the Sri Deba Kumar Mishra, Deputy Commissioner, Sonitpur and rally went through the main town of the Tezpur spreading the awareness and distributing IEC materials to the public. Followed by rally, awareness program was organized at the IMA house Tezpur. Awareness talk on the myths and misconceptions of suicide was explained by the Ms.Barsha Sensua, Nursing Tutor of LGBRIMH, & Ms. Sagarika Chetia, M.Sc Nursing Student of the LGBRIMH. Mr. Sandeep. Kollipara, Nursing Tutor coordinated the event on behalf of department of Psychiatric Nursing, LGBRIMH, M.Sc Nursing Trainees Ms. Arzifa ahmed, Ms.Kajusree Bora, Ms. Catherine kujur, Ms. Pahari Sarma have taken part in the event.
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