Much awaited twelve bedded Nyiro range Primary Health Centre (PHC) was formally inaugurated Saturday by parliamentary secretary for geology and mining, irrigation and flood control and border affairs, Y Patton.
Addressing the inaugural function parliamentary secretary urged the villagers to make the best use of PHC. Patton while asserting "Health is Wealth" appealed health workers to provide their best, BJP Wokha district president, L Meribemo Kinghen and general secretary, ET Lotha in a press communiqué quoted him as saying.
Besides extending financial assistance for procuring furniture and equipments for the PHC, Patton also assured to donate ambulance shortly. He also assured to establish Sub Health Centers in all the villages, under the range, during his tenure. Further he appealed the range people to support him in his endeavour.
BJP Wokha district while lauding Patton for his "tireless initiative and shouldering the responsibility of the range's dream" has also lauded CMO Wokha, Dr. NM Kithan, retired joint director, Dr. Y Ovung for their concern and shouldering responsibility. Expressing hope that Dr. Kithan would continue to work for the public even in the future, the party appealed the pubic to aid him in his endeavour.