Assam: Piramal Foundation Launches‘PuroniDinorKotha… Capturing Local Knowledge’ Campaign


GUWAHATI: Piramal Foundation celebrated August 21 as ‘Buzurgon Ka Samman’ day under ‘Surakshit Dada Dadi Nana Nani Abhiyan’ to recall the golden days of elderly people. ‘Surakshit Dada Dadi Nana Nani Abhiyan’ is a collaborative effort between NITI Aayog and Piramal Foundation to ensure the well-being of senior citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic.

In accordance, Piramal Foundation, Barpeta launched “PuroniDinorKotha… Capturing Local Knowledge” to archive oral knowledge from senior citizens of Barpeta district in Assam. Program Leader Debashis P. Sarma informed media persons that later these digitally archived knowledges will be published in social media platforms for everyone to access.