Print Edition - 2014-05-12 | News
Anaemia ‘widespread’ in western Tarai
May 11, 2014-
According to the hospital, 300 people from the districts were found to be suffering from the disease in the past one year alone. Doctors, however, said more than 1,000 people might be suffering from the disease.
Officials at the Banke District Public Health Office (DPHO) said they apprised the Health Ministry of the situation and that the ministry assured of running a campaign to control the disease and provide free treatment to the patients. DPHO chief Jiban Kumar Malla. He also said they zonal hospital is forced to send sample of blood of the patients to TU Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu for test as it lacks laboratory.
Published: 12-05-2014 08:46