DDC inspects ongoing development works at DH Kishtwar

JKUT News

KISHTWAR, JUNE 26: District Development Commissioner, Rajinder Singh Tara, today visited District Hospital Kishtwar and inspected ongoing upgradation and maintenance works on roads interconnecting different blocks within the premises of District Hospital Kishtwar.
It is pertinent to mention here that the macadamization works have been resumed by the PWD after permission for resumption of development works has been granted across the district post lockdown period.
DDC also reviewed physical and financial achievements of key projects being executed in District Hospital.
DDC directed Executive Engineer PWD Kishtwar for fast-tracking of macadamization work on the internal roads of District Hospital for convenience of public.
Meanwhile, Medical Superintendent DH Kishtwar briefed DDC about various key projects like maintenance of proper drainage system including both on the surface and underground, construction of Eye speciality Block, extension of DH by construction of additional 100 bedded new block to manage the growing case load and establishment of New ICUs in DH among others.He also informed that all the works are at the different stages of progress and will be completed in a phased manner.
Besides, DDC stressed upon the need of strict adherance to social distancing norms and usage of masks besides observance of other SOPs at the work place to contain COVID 19.
DDC stressed for proper maintenance and operation of the parking place within the Hospital premises as it is the model Hospital of the district and services at this hospital shall be of best quality.
The DDC was accompanied by the Chief Medical Officer Kishtwar Dr. R S Manhas, Medical Superintendent District, Hospital, Kishtwar, Dr Parveez Iqbal Wani besides officers and Officials of Public Works Department among others.