In order to provide better healthcare facilities in Srinagar, Deputy Commissioner of Srinagar recently inaugurated Block level Health Mela at UPHC Nishat
During this Health Mela 1000 patients avail super specialty level facilities from the government.
Deputy Commissioner said that in order to sensitize people about the importance of health and well being and to bring varied health facilities at the door steps of the public, a Mega Health cum Awareness Mela was held at Urban Primary Health Centre(UPHC) Nishat in Medical Block Hazratbal under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsov celebrations.
After inaugurating the camp organized by Block Medical Officer, Hazratbal in collaboration with Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, GMC, the DC along with the DDC Chairman inspected the stalls established by Department of AYUSH, Drug and Food Control Organization, National TB Elimination Programme, Regional Research Institute of Unani Medicine, ICDS Project.
He highlighted the objectives of holding such Health Melas. He said that the Health Melas will be beneficial in providing wellness behaviour among the masses, besides, preventive measures for diseases along with healthcare services for early detection and their treatment.
He stressed upon the PRI members and officers of the line departments to mobilise the local population in other Medical Blocks to make these Health Melas meaningful and purposeful so that general people are benefitted.