Vice Chairperson District Development Council Kupwara Haji Farooq Ahmad Mir visited various hospitals of Lolab
KUPWARA, May 24:
Vice Chairperson District Development Council Kupwara Haji Farooq Ahmad Mir visited various hospitals of Lolab and took stock of Medical facilities being provided during the ongoing Pandemic COVID-19.
Early this morning Vice Chairperson visited NTPHC Maidanpora, along with Chief Medical officer CMO Kupwara , Sub-division Magistrate SDM Lolab, Block Medical officer BMO Sogam and Chairman Block Development Council Wavoora Mohd Rafiq Kataria and interacted with the patients and staff. He directed the concerned staff to provide best health facility to the poor patients of Lolab.
After that he visited NTPHC Lalpora where Hon’ble Member District Development Council Sogam Nasir Nazeer Lone joined him and both visited NTPHC Takipora and Ayusman Bharat Health and wellness centres Diver along with SDM Lolab, CMO Kupwara, BMO Sogam and other officials.
After reaching Sub-division hospital SDH Sogam Deputy commissioner kupwara Imam din KAS joined them and all took stock of the hospital especially fifty bedded COVID designated hospital.
Vice Chairperson interacted with the patients, Doctors and Paramedical staff and directed them to extend the best possible treatment and confidence to the patients. Besides checking the facilities. He said that very soon the oxygen plant will be installed in SDH Sogam and he told people to practice social distancing, wear face masks, avoid crowded areas, and follow government guidelines. So that we may control this Pandemic COVID-19.
Later on a review meeting of all the departments was held at SDH Sogam under the Chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Kupwara Imam din KAS in which Vice Chairperson District Development Council Kupwara Haji Farooq Ahmad Mir, Member DDC Sogam Nasir Nazeer Lone, CMO Kupwara SDM Sogam, BMO Sogam, Exn R&B, Exn PHE, Exn Flood Control, Exn Irrigation, Exn PDD, Exn JKPCC, AEE R&B, AEE PHE and other officers participated.
In the meeting Vice Chairperson raised various issues of Lolab especially the Health, PHE, PDD and Roads. He said that NTPHC Maidanpora has lack of staff and accommodation needs sufficient staff and accommodation, NTPHC Takipora needs levelling and filling of ground and 60kv transformer and the work on under construction building of NTPHC Diver is pending since years should be completed in a short span of time so that people may not suffer any more. Vice Chairperson also raised the issue of bad condition of roads, power and PHE. He stressed for the early redressal of all the issues of people of Lolab.