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DPDB discusses setting up Hemo Dialysis Center in Dimapur

Dimapur, November 5: The monthly Dimapur District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting was held today in the conference hall of DC Dimapur.
Chairing the first DPDB meeting after taking over as Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Anoop Kinchi IAS, who is also the vice chairman DPDB Dimapur, observed DPDB meeting as the most important monthly meeting, where all the department officers sits together to discuss issues with a holistic view and resolve it from the DPDB platform. He asked all the members to take DPDB meeting seriously and to attend the meetings positively unless during un-avoidable circumstances.
In the meeting, Medical Superintendent Dimapur, Kheshito, while highlighting on the proposal for setting up of Hemo-Dialysis Center at District Hospital, Dimapur, informed that CSR, Airport Authority of India has come forward to give 4 to 6 dialysis machines once clearance for installation is given by the concerned authority. He informed that in Dimapur district alone, around thousand patients undergo dialysis in a month which cost around Rs 4000 to Rs 5000 per dialysis. He said for the last 10 years kidney failure cases have been rising in the State.
The house recommended the proposal for setting up Hemo Dialysis Center and the vice chairman DPDB would be writing to the medical department on the issue.
The board recommended for registration of 4 societies including Naga Forensic Society Association, Old Boys Association of Sainik school, Nagaland Chapter, Little Buds Educational & Welfare Society, Keren Sumi Foundation. In the meeting the Board members also recommended for upgradation of Christ School Ekhyo Yan till class VIII.
(Page News Service)