Dzongu MLA visits Mangan hospital following complaints

Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020 13:30 [IST]

Last Update: Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020 08:11 [IST]

Dzongu MLA visits Mangan hospital following complaints

SE Report
Dzongu MLA PintsoNamgyal Lepcha along with Mangan Nagar Panchayat councillors today visited district hospital at Mangan following complaints ofthehospital not catering its service to the people.   
The public had complained that the district hospital has been catering just the first aid and most of the patients are being referred to STNMhospital at Gangtok.  
Despite all the specialists available in the hospital, most of the doctors are not coming to the hospital and staying in Gangtok, they alleged.
The north district is in dire need of gynaecologist, paediatrician and medicine specialists.  

Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
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  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
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