The Advisor to Chief Minister Prof Amitabh Mattoo today visited SKIMS Medical College and Hospital, Bemina to take stock of the health care facilities being provided to the injureds.
The advisor was accompanied by PDP leader Waheed Para , Principal SKIMS Medical College and Hospital, Bemina Dr Reyaz Untoo and other officials of the hospital, an official spokesman said.
He said the advisor conducted an extensive tour of the wards of the hospital to get first hand information of the medicare facilities being provided to the patients admitted there.
He advised the Principal of the hospital to ensure that the patients do not face any inconvenience viz a viz medicines , treatment and other related things.
The advisor also asked the authorities to project any additional requirements with regards to medicines , life saving drugs and equipments so that the necessary process can be put in place for procurement of the same.
He said that the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mutfi has already directed for putting in place a mechanism in order to ensure that health care sector comes up to the expectation of the people especially in these difficult times.
Later, Prof Mattoo undertook an extensive tour of the Srinagar city and interacted with the people at different localities. He assured that the government has already directed the concerned departments to ensure that people get all the required essential items , medicines without facing any hardship.
The advisor informed the members of the civil society that he had canceled his visit to Melbourne where he wanted to be with his unwell daughter in order to be with the people of the state at this time of tragedy. He assured the people that the PDP led government is always ready for a dialogue with all those who can build sustainable peace in Jammu and Kashmir.