Dimapur, May 19: The Lotha Hoho, on behalf of the people of Wokha district, has appealed to Principal Secretary, Health & Family Welfare Department to take necessary action on the demands of the Lotha Hoho within 5 days, i.e., on or before May 25 and warned that it would take its own course of action and for which the Department would be solely responsible.
In an ultimatum to the Principal Secretary, H&FW, the Lotha Hoho stated that it had submitted a Memorandum on April 20 to him and another Memorandum on April 30 to Minister, H&FW, S Pangnyu Phom, on the matters of posting of doctors and issue of medical equipments for Wokha distrit and to Motsuo Memorial District Hospital, Wokha.
The Lotha Hoho stated that the matters were also apprised to Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio at Wokha when he visited to the District Hospital and held a consultative meeting with the NGOs on May 7. However, it regretted that its Memorandums have fallen on deaf ears and no response is made from the Principal Secretary, the concerned authorities till date, except allotment of one BSL Ambulance for which the Lotha Hoho expressed gratitude. (Page News Service)