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Histoty Story of District 322-D :

can i buy Pregabalin online Our district, as it stands today, came into existence following bifurcation of district 322-B in 1979-80. Earlier district was very large in area and the development of Lionism in such a big area was at a very slow pace. Administration became a chronic problem, which necessitated a thinking towards bifurcation. In the words of our first District Governor, Lion J.N. Bawri. Therefore after due consideration, we separated ourselves with a new district 322-D”. Even the new district 322-D included certain areas of West Bengal, which were later reverted to district 322-B and with the new district 322-C comprising mostly of the State of Orissa from district 322-B. The larger district then was under Lion R. N. Lakhotia and the new district 322-D came under the leadership of Lion J.N. Bawri. Our district started with 46 clubs and with a total membership of 2206 members.

order Pregabalin online uk District 322-D was once again divided in 2000-01 and the areas comprising of Sikkim, revenue district of Malda, West Dinajpur, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Coochbehar and Country of Bhutan were separated as district 322-F and the rest of the areas of seven states remained in district 322-D.

First Club in our District:

purchase robaxin medication From technical point of view the history of our district can be traced from the lionistic year 1979-80.But it is indispensable part of the lionistic movement in our district that Lions Club of Darjeeling was inaugurated on the 13th May, 1958. This club has been a part of our district till second bifurcation in the year 2000-01 when it became part of district 322-F.

District 322-D was once again divided in 2000-01 and the areas comprising of Sikkim, revenue district of Malda, West Dinajpur, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Coochbehar and Country of Bhutan were separated as district 322-F and the rest of the areas of seven states remained in district 322-D.

First Chartered Club in district 322-D:

The first Chartered club of our district, Lions Club of Digboi, is intimately linked with the legendary Lion Rusi B.Gimi, “The Lion of the East”. What began as a lonely club in the developing oil district of Digboi in the North-East is today an active club of almost 37 years of service to mankind. The lead taken nearly four decades ago by Digboi and Darjeeling has today blossomed into movement spread over nine states.

An accidental meeting of Rusi B.Gimi with J.Phookan, a personsl from oil company at Digboi, in 1957 paved the way to bring Lions movement to Digboi. Under the dynamic initiative of K.B. Kanuga – a top company executive –Lions CLUB OF Digboi came into being in September, 1958 and received it’s charter on 19th October, 1958. Both Rusi with his wife Zarina and Lion Noshir N. Pondole, the charter President of the Lions Club of Bombay (1st club in India) came to present the 30 member club its charter. The guest of honour of the ceremony was Sri F.A. Ahmed, the then finance minister of Assam (later President of India), and thus Digboi became the first club of north-east (then in L.Dist.304) and the oldest club of present Dist 322-D. The charter office bearers of the club were K.B. Kanuga (President), A.B. Dasgupta, H.S. Sawhny & V.B. Rao (Vice President). K.Vasudevan (Treasurer), K.N. Ram Chandrani & D.B. Savant (Jt. Secretaries).

District 322-D was once again divided in 2000-01 and the areas comprising of Sikkim, revenue district of Malda, West Dinajpur, Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Coochbehar and Country of Bhutan were separated as district 322-F and the rest of the areas of seven states remained in district 322-D.