PRESS NOTE Dt.27-05-2021
Sri Somesh Kumar, IAS., Chief Secretary, Govt. of Telangana today visited ENT Hospital along with Sri S.A.M. Rizvi, Secretary, Health, Dr.Ramesh Reddy, Director, Medical Education and interacted with the patients and reviewed with the doctors on surgeries and treatment being given to the Black Fungus patients.
As per the directions of Hon’ble Chief Minister Sri K.Chandrashekar Rao, the Chief Secretary paid a visit to the hospital and went around to each ward and enquired about the treatment and well being of the patients. He assured that Government is taking all necessary measures to extend best treatment to the patients and urged patients not to panic.
The Chief Secretary said that ENT Hospital Koti, Hyderabad is identified as the Nodal Hospital for Black Fungus treatment with 250 beds with sufficient facilities, medicines and injections. Every day, this hospital is carrying out 20 surgeries and efforts are being made to increase surgeries. Apart from this the Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital is also being made ready to start treatment. He also informed that present situation is under control and stabilized.
Sri S.A.M. Rizvi,IAS., Secretary, Health, Dr.Ramesh Reddy, Director, Medical Education, Sri Gangadhar, OSD to CM, Sri Chandrashekar Reddy,MD, TSMSIDC, Dr.T.Shanker, Superintendent, ENT Koti Hospital and other officials accompanied the Chief Secretary.