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Health Minister of Delhi Visits Government Hospitals To Check Dengue Treatment Arrangements

by Reshma Anand on  September 26, 2015 at 10:56 AM Dengue News   - G J E 4
To check arrangements made for combating dengue, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain conducted surprise inspections at seven government hospitals in the city.
Health Minister of Delhi Visits Government Hospitals To Check Dengue Treatment Arrangements
Health Minister of Delhi Visits Government Hospitals To Check Dengue Treatment Arrangements
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The health minister visited Acharya Bhikshu Hospital, Sardar Patel Hospital, Ambedkar Hospital, Sanjay Gandhi Hospital, Aruna Asaf Ali Hospital, Deepchand Bandhu Hospital and Babu Jagjeevan Ram Hospital and took stock of arrangements made for dengue cases. He expressed his satisfaction with the arrangements to treat dengue patients, tweeting: "Satisfied with the arrangements to fight dengue after visiting 7 Delhi Government hospitals."

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal praised the minister for his early morning surprise visits to the hospitals. "I am proud of Satyendar Jain as health minister. How many ministers in the country work with such dedication?" he tweeted.

The national capital has witnessed over 3,000 dengue cases this year and recorded over 23 deaths, according to the city's municipal corporations. However, the unofficial figure puts the toll at over 60 with All India Institute of Medical Science alone witnessing five deaths.

Source: IANS
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