GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday dedicated a 10-bedded Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Kushal Konwar Civil Hospital in Golaghat. The new 10 bedded ICU ward has been built to augment health infrastructure to fight against COVID pandemic and to give critical care to the COVID19 positive patients of the district.
Chief Minister Dr Sarma while inaugurating the ward said that the new state of the art ICU ward will be able to provide advanced and accessible health care facilities to the people of Golaghat. He also said the oxygen plant set up adjacent to the ICU ward will further boost critical care during odd hours. The Chief Minister also thanked the PWD (Building) and Health department for their mutual coordination in giving shape to the ICU ward expeditiously.
Health and Family Welfare Minister Keshab Mahanta, Finance Minister Ajanta Neog, Agriculture Minister Atul Bora, MP Kamakhya Prasad Tasa, host of other dignitaries and senior government officials were also present during the occasion