A multi specialty ‘Health mela’ sponsored by NRHM (IEC/ BCC) was conducted at PHC Tening, Peren District on October 28.
The mela was inaugurated by deputy commissioner Peren –cum- chairman, district health society Peren, Khrienuo C. Metha and attended by all the heads of the various departments and administrative officers of Peren district, leaders and villagers from almost all the villages falling under Tening block.
DC Khrienuo C. Metha lauded the doctors and the health workers for their commendable job and encouraged them to unceasingly render their service as she felt that it was one of the most efficient professions which required not only physical dedication but also gentleness and soft heartedness.
Chairman HCMC, PHC Tening also spoke at the function with Dr. Nielasakuo MO in charge PHC Tening proposing the vote of thanks.
Doctors specializing in paed, surgery, obs & gynae, eye, ENT, and dental from Peren and Dimapur examined the patients where more than 500 patients were examined including 2 patients who underwent minor surgery and 10 Cu- D insertions and 6 lab ligation was done.
Posters and leaflets were also distributed at mela venue and medicines were provided free of cost to all patients.