Sudurpaschim established ‘health desk’ at Chisapani
The Social Development Ministry of Sudurpaschim State government has set up a health desk at Chisapani, Karnali. In coordination with Lamkichuha Municipality, the desk was set up in eastern checkpoint due to the rise in risks of coronavirus outbreak.
“The health desk has been brought into operation since Monday. Every passenger and tourist entering the state will go through health screening,” shared Ministry’s Public Information Officer Hemraj Khadka. He further shared, “Two health workers have already been assigned at the health desk. Additional human resources would be mobilised as per need.”
Likewise, health division team under the ministry also monitored the health help desks, established at Tikapur hospital and Khakraula checkpoint. The hospital has separate 15 isolation wards.
A meeting presided over by Sudurpaschim State Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta on Sunday took different 11 decisions regarding identification, treatment, prevention and management of possible coronavirus epidemic in the state.