NACO team assess HIV/AIDS status in Tuensang


Dimapur, February 16: A team for rapid assessment of status on HIV/AIDS response from NACO visited Tuensang district from February 11 to 13. The team was led by Dr Shobini Rajan, DDG TI&SI, NACO, accompanied by CDC, FHI360, PHFI, NSACS, DAPCU and District Media Officer Tuensang.
The team visited District Hospital Tuensang where they had a short meeting with CMO, DTO, DAPCU staffs, doctors and NHM staffs.
The team visited UPHC, ARTC Tuensang, ICTC, OST centre and interacted with those who are under medication of OST (clients). The team also visited Imlong Theological college and interacted with the principal and students on February 12.
Dr Shobini Raja inaugurated OST centre at CHC Noklak on February 13.
Later the team had a briefing with Deputy Commissioner Tuensang Kumar Ramnikhant (IAS) about their observation and discussed issues regarding HIV/AIDS intervention programme in Tuensang District.
(Page News Service)