Adequate Medicare available at major hospitals in Valley

SRINAGAR: Civil Administration today asserted that adequate medicare is available at four major associated hospitals (SMHS, GB Pant, LD hospital, Bone and Joint hospital) of GMC Srinagar.

It was informed that during the period between 5th to 11th August, the OPDs of these hospitals have registered 13,500 patients. Further, more than 1400 patients were admitted and over 600 surgeries were conducted for various ailments.

Pertinently, Advisor to Governor Vijay Kumar and Health Secretary Atal Dulloo along with other Health Department officers yesterday visited hospitals in Kupwara, Handwara, Sopore, Bandipora, Anantnag & Srinagar and made on spot assessment of medical supplies.

It was informed that adequate stocks of medical supplies are available at healthcare institutions and that there is no shortage of Insulin and other Life saving drugs.

Further, people have been advised that in case of any feedback they should bring it to the notice of the concerned Medical Superintendents/ Chief Medical Officers.

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