Print Edition - 2018-07-29  |  News Digest

Med store distributes anti-venom vials


Jul 29, 2018-

The Regional Medical Store in Hetauda has started distributing anti-venom vials in various districts of Province 2 and 3, considering the likelihood of increased incidents of snakebites in the region with the rise in temperatures and rainfall. The vials have been dispatched to health institutes in Dhanusa, Mahottari, Sarlahi, Rautahat, Bara and Parsa of Province 2, and Sindhuli and Chitwan of Province 3. Chief at the store Raman Jha said they had sent 150-800 vials to the district hospitals, health posts and primary health care centres. Accordingly, anti-venoms vials are now available at Janakpur Zonal Hospital, Narayani Sub-regional Hospital, district hospitals in Mahottari, Rautahat, Kalaiya, Malangwa, and health posts at Nawalpur in Sarlahi and Nijgadh in Bara of Province 2. In Province 3, the vials are available in district hospitals in Sindhuli and Bharatpur. (RSS)

Published: 29-07-2018 07:27

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