Arunachal Pradesh Governor B D Mishra met officials of Kra Daadi district and visited the 50-bedded hospital at Jorung, near Palin during his ongoing district tour.
The Governor exhorted the heads of departments to put extra efforts for effective implementation of schemes for the benefit of the common man during a meeting as part of his visit.
This was stated in a press release issued by the PRO of Raj Bhavan.
The Governor said that the main aim of every official must be to ensure that the last person on the last rung of the society is benefited.
“Nowhere in the world, there are so many developmental projects, schemes and programmes as it is today in India. If all these programmes are implemented, there will be prosperity and progress”, the Governor said and advised the officials to reach out to the people.
Emphasizing on the success of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the Governor urged upon the officials to get involved in the mission.
Kra Daadi Deputy Commissioner Pige Ligu, along with other HoDs, briefed the Governor about the development programmes, their achievements and challenges in the district.
During his visit to the 50-bedded hospital at Jorung, near Palin, the Governor interacted with the medical officers, and suggested for short term training for medical officers, including those from allopathy, homeopathy and ayurveda on childcare, labour room management, and particularly delivery.
The Governor reiterated that the people’s representatives must contribute through the local area development fund in equipping the health facilities with best and latest equipment.
The hospital, which caters to a population of about 7000, requires X-ray and ultrasound machines, and dental chair.
Visiting various sections of the hospital, the Governor was impressed by the power system of the hospital which is entirely solar powered. He also made suggestions for improving the ambience of the facility.
Kra Daadi District Medical Officer Dr Higio Tama and Medical Officer in-charge Dr Gimi Tang briefed the Governor about the hospital.