Deogarh: As part of the 5T initiative launched by the state government, Deogarh SP, Rahul Jain has made a surprise visit to the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) on Tuesday night.
According to sources, Jain interacted directly with the patients in various wards and discussed their problems. Besides, the officer also enquired whether the patient’s relative are exploited by middlemen or not.
The SP also visited the blood bank situated in the hospital and inspected the stock register. Jain also visited the medicines stores located in the hospital premises to check whether the patients are given medicines in free of cost as per the government policy.
Strictly complying with the guidelines of ‘Mo Sarkar’ initiative that was launched by the Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on October 2, the officer made the surprise visit for a reality check about the functioning of the hospital.
Speaking to media persons after the visit Jain said, “there was no fault reported in the hospital. Few days before four middlemen were arrested for exploiting some patient’s relatives in the hospital.”