Pfutsero obtains the first private hospital with high-tech facilities | Morung Express
Minister Kronu and other dignitaries at the inaugural function of Mero Hospital and Pfutsero Diagnostic Center on November 4.
Kohima, November 4 (MExN): Nagaland Minister of Planning and Coordination, Land Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs Neiba Kronu today inaugurated the first much needed private hospital with modern facilities in Pfutsero sub-division in the district of Phek.
The hospital, named Mero Hospital and Diagnostic Center, Pfutsero is in the main town and was initiated by the former Minister of the Pfutsero Assembly constituency Feu L Mero as his latest project for the people and was supported in under Section 275 (1) by the Planning and Coordination Department, Government of Nagaland.
Officially inaugurating the hospital on November 4, Minister Kronu asserted that Pfutsero has a government health center that needs a proper upgrade, but there is a burning need for a hospital. private equipped with modern technologies to ensure the well-being of the population.
Concerned about recommended patients in Kohima and Dimapur due to the lack of specialists and diagnostic facilities, he said the late Mero voluntarily proposed the idea and also requested government support to set up the hospital in his apartment building. private commercial.
Equipped with facilities such as ECG, ultrasound, X-ray machine, blood test and high-tech operating room, the hospital will accommodate patients from the region as well as the districts of Phek and Kiphire, a-t- he declares.
Health is the most important thing for everyone, he said while adding that the hospital was a huge necessity because Pfutsero is surrounded by large villages and at least 60% of the population of Phek district resides around the subdivision.
The operation of the district’s first private hospital will be a start for better health care facilities, he said.
The minister also maintained that as a sitting deputy of the constituency, he is making every effort to bring the banks nationalized for the financial convenience of investors.
He also said that the state government is serious in the development process of the Phek district due to the roads and other developments reaching Pfutsero and other areas of the district. In this, he called on the constituents of the constituency and district to extend their cooperation and support for the success of government projects.
Kronu, a three-time MP for the constituency, also urged voters to accept him, as well as the party’s candidates in the 2023 general election.
The general manager of Mero hospital, Dr DK Mero informed that the 20 bed hospital has five doctors while specialists from Kohima would be available on the appointed days.
Chakhesang Public Organization President Mikha Kenye, Chakhesang Mothers Association President Zhonelü Tunyi, and Pfutsero Town Welfare Committee Chairman Mezelo Lomi praised the vision of the late L Mero and Minister Kronu’s efforts to improve facilities for Pfutsero constituency in particular and Phek district in general.
Reverend Z Mero delivered the dedication prayer on this occasion.