In collaboration with department of State Health Authority, Food Safety, Youth Affairs and Sports, Ayush, School Education, Information & Broadcasting, Women & Child Development, Panchayat Raj Institution, Urban Development and Art & Culture, District Health Society, supported by the Department of Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) organized the second block level Health Mela at CHC Chiephobozou, Kohima.
The NKVIB Chairman, Dr. Neiphrezo Keditsu said that it was high time for Nagas to be more conscious about health and well being since it was the prime factor that would lead them to achieve their targeted goals.
Stalls for Reproductive Child Health, NCD, communicable diseases, eye care, general awarenessMeanwhile, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Kohima, Dr. Vezokholu Theyo highlighted the aims and objectives of conducting the Health melas. Short speeches were also delivered by ADC Chiephobozou, Vekhoyi Chakhesang and Chairman (HCMC), Kevipusa Kizeo while note of thanks was proposed by deputy CMO Dr. Khriseilie Sachu.
Earlier, senior MO Chiephobozou, Dr. Selhounyu highlighted key services available at the Mela. Stalls for Reproductive Child Health, NCD, communicable diseases, eye care, general awareness, ENT and dental were opened for the public where medicines were also provided for free
. A total of 300 people showed up for the event and whilst interviewing them, most of them expressed their gratitude and said that they look forward to such initiatives to be organized again in the days to come.