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Up to date: Oct 08, 2020 20:32 IST
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 8 (ANI): Dialysis sufferers of Kupwara district of North Kashmir are taking the advantages of a lately began Dialysis centre right here.
The dialysis centre at District Hospital Kupwara has been sanctioned beneath Pradhan Mantri Nationwide Dialysis (PMND) programme. Earlier dialysis sufferers from this border district of Kashmir valley used to go to Srinagar and different non-public hospitals for therapy which have been additionally costly.
This sanctioned separate full dialysis part has eased the sufferings of sufferers who used to journey miles for the therapy earlier.
In accordance with Dr Zia-ul-Islam, Incharge of the centre, “Presently 25 sufferers are availing the therapy right here and eight sufferers get it every day in two shifts with 4 within the first session and different 4 within the second session. Hopefully, extra sufferers will profit as the federal government has sanctioned two extra machines which can assist us to cowl extra sufferers in lesser time.”
Dialysis sufferers of Kupwara district hailed this transfer by the central authorities.
Abdul Rasool Bhat, a affected person, stated, “I’m a dialysis affected person for 9 years and a big amount of cash I spent on therapy in Srinagar. With this centre, all my issues will likely be resolved as I get this facility at Kupwara hospital. I’m grateful to the federal government.”
One other affected person Abdul Razzak stated, “I’m a dialysis affected person and I spend an enormous amount of cash on therapy. Now with this facility out there at District hospital, native staff assist us in offering therapy and different medicines. We’re grateful to everybody.” (ANI)
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