Anantnag: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganie on Tuesday inspected District Hospital, Anantnag and took stock of the medicare facilities being provided to the patients there. He was accompanied by Deputy Commissioner Anantnag, Mohammad Younis Malik & CMO, Anantnag.
Ganie also visited different sections and wards including emergency ward, post-operative wards, surgical wards, trauma section, endoscopy section, dialysis centre, cardiac ICU unit. The Advisor also met various indoor and outdoor patients besides, attendants of the patients who raised demand for availability of various medicines and life saving drugs.
The Advisor also took review of the work done made in district hospital, Anantnag during the year 2018-19. The Medical Superintendent MMAB, District Hospital, Anantnag informed that 1485 cases of hepatitis were treated, 2600 dialysis, 3831 blood infusion besides, 2525 total head surgeries were also conducted in the hospital. He was also informed that under PM-JAY 1090 patients have been registered in the hospitals.
The Advisor also visited Make Shift Arrangements for Government Medical College, Anantnag which has been temporally made functional at District Hospital, Anantnag. The Make Shift Arrangement is being constructed by JKPCC at an estimated cost of Rs.2.44 crores. He also directed JKPCC to speed up construction work of Block-A and stressed for completion of the same by the end of the year. He also made visit of Shopping Complex at Old SRTC yard Anantnag.
Latter, the Advisor convened the meeting of District and Sectoral Officers at Dak Bunglow Khanabal to review the overall developmental scenario of the district.
The meeting was attended by DDC Anantnag, ADC, ACD, CMO, SEs of I&FC, R&B, PDD, Xens of PMGSY, R&B, JKPCC, Joint Director Planning Anantnag, DSWO, & other senior officers of the district.