06 November 2019
Cuttack: 5T Secretary VK Pandian on Wednesday made a surprise visit to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack and took stock of the infrastructure and treatment facilities at the premier healthcare institute.
Pandian along with Health Secretary Pramod Kumar Meherda, Works Secretary Krishan Kumar, National Health Mission director Shalini Pandit and Cuttack Collector Bhabani Shankar Chayani visited the medical at around 4 AM today.
They visited the emergency ward of the hospital and also toured the hospital complex to check the infrastructure and healthcare facilities. Later, Pandian chaired a meeting with SCB authorities and advised them to upgrade the infrastructure of the institute.
Reportedly, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will chair a meeting today evening at Lok Seva Bhawan in Bhubaneswar where he will interact with HODs, students and administrative authorities of SCB Medical College & Hospital on the development and patient welfare in the institute.