Imphal; March 10, 2018 (DIPR): Health Minister Shri L. Jayantakumar Singh today inaugurated 6(Six) different Health Centres in the state. He also laid the foundation stone for the construction of 3 (three) different Health centres including a sub-district hospital. He also inaugurated the operation theatre block of CHC Mao.
After the inauguration of newly constructed PHSC building at Keithemanbi under Kangpokpi district, Minister Jayantakumar inaugurated PHC Tadubi and PHC Phaibung at the campus of PHC Tadubi. Speaking as Cheif Guest at the inaugural function of PHSC Keithelmanbi in which Smt. Nemcha Kipgen, Minister Social Welfare & Corporation took part as functional president, he said that the newly constructed PHSC building is now belonged to the people of Keithelmanbi. This new initiative of the present Government will at least provide basic minimum health care facilities to the people.
After the inauguration of Keithelmanbi PHSC minister Jayantakumar inaugurated PHC building Tadubi and Phaibung. He also laid the foundation stone for the construction of CHC Tadubi and also PHC Makhan Centre. At the gathering at the campus of PHC Tadubi he said that the credit for having such improved health facilities in the region goes to the public. He appealed the people to co-operate with the government in such initiatives. He also said that people should also consider these properties as their own. The inaugural and the foundation laying function was attended by Fisheries Minister N. Kayisii as functional president and PHD minister Shri L. Dikho as Guest of Honour. Deputy Commissioner Senapati, CMO Senapati, Addl. Director Health, Village Chiefs, Community Leaders and Health Staffs were also present at the function.
At the function held at CHC Mao, Minister Jayantakumar along with Minister L. Dikho inaugurated the Operation Theatre (OT) block of CHC/ SDH, Mao, PHSC Chawainu, Mao. He also laid the foundation stone for the construction of Sub-District Hospital, Mao. Speaking at the occasion minister Jayantakumar said that the government will take up necessary steps to fulfill the needs of the people especially in health sector. The government is also planning to provide required Doctors and Staffs as soon as possible in the interest of the public, he added.
Giving presidential speech minister L. Dikho said that conversion of CHC to Sub-District Hospital is like a dream comes true. He appreciated the concerned minister for his timely action. He also appealed the public to utilise the facility with care.