SHOPIAN: Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Owais Ahmed on Tuesday paid a surprise visit to District Hospital Shopian. Apart from inspecting various sections of the hospital, he interacted with patients and enquired about the facilities being provided to them.
He exhorted upon the hospital administration to ensure proper arrangements for the patients including the provision of beds, proper heating arrangements, sanitation of wards and corridors and other health care facilities.
Owais urged the entire medical/ paramedical staff to serve the patients with utmost dedication and sincerity so that patients be made to feel comfortable while receiving treatment. He also reiterated that district administration is committed to provide requisite quality health care facilities to the people.
Deputy Commissioner also ordered immediate action against 11- doctors and 44- para-medicos for remaining unauthorisedly absent. He warned that there will be zero tolerance against the dereliction of duties by employees.