SRINAGAR: A blood bank having a capacity of 400 units of blood was inaugurated at G B Pant Children Hospital on Friday. The hospital, which was badly affected in 2014 floods, got this high-tech Blood Bank on the occasion of World Hemophilia Day.
On the occasion, Medical Superintendent, GB Pant Hospital, Dr Shafqat Khan briefed the Health minister Bali Bhagat about the functioning of the Hospital. He informed that the hospital caters to 800 to 1,000 patients in its OPD every day, of these, 70 to 80 patients are admitted to the hospital. The Minister directed the concerned to take adequate steps to improve infrastructural facilities and exhorted upon the doctors to work with dedication and zeal to provide better medicare to the patients.