From Our Correspondent
TEZU, Aug 08: Lohit DC Prince Dhawan opened district cold chain room on Thursday adding yet another essential facility to zonal hospital here.
“Special requirement of cold chain for hospitals which is extensively used in hospitals & research labs to store blood samples, life saving drugs & serum samples. It was long felt need and will facilitate store vaccines and other required materials efficiently to deliver better health care services to the patient, said DMO Dr S Chai Pul.
Dhawan later inspected the only drug de-addiction and rehabilitation centre (DRC) within hospital premises and interacted with the patients and gave them fruits. Benefit of DRC should be availed as the medical is providing free services, Dhawan said, adding participation of the masses could bring lot of change to inspire other addicts to follow.
SMO-cum- DRC caretaker Dr S Towang highlighted benefit accrued to opium and other drugs addicts of Lohit, Anjaw, Namsai and Lower Dibang Valley.