Bhubaneswar: October 16: Based on the second set of visit reports of Mo Sarkar Teams to six districts, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today made major announcements in providing healthcare facilities.
Chief Minister said, ‘State Government’s endeavour is to set up one Medical College in each of the erstwhile undivided districts. In that backdrop, i am happy to announce that a Government Medical College and Hospital would be set up at district headquarter hospital, Phulbani. The number of beds would be increased to 500 for the aforesaid purpose and a composite campus would be planned’.
As announced, all district hospitals will have Attendant Rest Shed; Rs.15 lakhs to be given to all Rogi Kalyan Samities from CMRF for patient welfare & innovations and Rs.10 lakhs to be given to S.Ps for promotion of Blood Donation activities in Nuapada, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Kandhamal and Boudh districts.
Besides, some more healthcare projects were announced for Boudh District Hospital, Nayagarh Hospital, Rayagada District Hospital, Kalahandi District Hospital and Nuapada District Hospital.