LAKHIMPUR: Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Pijush Hazarika on Monday inaugurated the Telahi Model Hospital set up at Bochagaon in Lakhimpur district.
On this occasion, a ceremonial programme was organized in the hospital premises in a befitting manner. The minister took part as chief guest of the programme in which medical officer Dr. Suresh Dutta explained the objectives of the programme. Addressing the meeting, the minister highlighted the various schemes and policies adopted by the State Government in order to secure public health and ensure family welfare. In this connection, he also underlined the achievements of the State Government during the past four and half years.
Lakhimpur MP Pradan Baruah and Lakhimpur MLA Utpal Dutta took part in the programme as guests of honour and delivered lecture. In addition to them, District Development Commissioner of Lakhimpur Manoj Kumar Baruah, Joint Director of Health Services Dr. Mahendra Das and District Immunization Officer Dr Gunin Kumar Gogoi were among those who took part in the programme. Notably, the hospital building was used as the District COVID Hospital in the past days to treat COVID-19 patients.