Koroyoni village, Dergaon – 29th January 2014

Birubala Rabha and her team of 20 arrive at Koroyoni village  that is predominantly inhabited by the Mishing and other tribes. With the support of Brahmaputra Anchalik Mahila Suraksha Samiti and its Koroyoni branch, an awareness meeting was organized at the Koroyoni High School field. Many women voiced their concerns about the incidents stemming from the evil practices and superstitious beliefs. Dr Natyabir Das, Arun Neog and Nayanjyoti, emphasized the importance of education and scientific thinking to take the society forward. Birubala Rabha conveyed her firm belief that only aware and thinking women could change and help a society in its march forward. The meeting was well attended by local  women and influential people.