DONGKAMUKAM: Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) chief Tuliram Ronghang on Thursday inaugurated the operation theatre of Kheroni Model Hospital, Kheroni West Karbi Anglong.
While speaking at the meeting as chief guest, Tuliram Ronghang said that it was a historic day for the people of West Karbi Anglong. “Most patients travel to Hojai district or Guwahati for better treatment but now major treatment can be done here. This was a long-standing demand of the people which has been fulfilled now,” he said.
He also assured to build a similar model hospital in Jerikending and Umpanai in future. He asked the doctors and nurses to work honestly and behave politely with patients and attendants. He also assured to provide 15 ambulance vehicles on the council foundation day celebration.
A memorandum also given to the KAAC chief demanding construction of staff quarters, approach road to the hospital, godown for medicine store, etc. The programme was also attended by MP Horensing Bey, MLA Bidhyasing Engleng, and others.