Bhubaneswar, Oct 11 (LocalWire): Senior government officials are visiting the districts to receive feedback from citizens on public service delivery as part of the ‘Mo Sarkar’ initiative launched by Odisha government on Gandhi Jayanti.
A day after visiting the District Headquarter hospitals in Koraput, Malkangiri and Nabarangpur, a team of officials led by Secretary of Transformation and Initiatives (5T), VK Pandian on Thursday visited Nuapada and Bhawanipatna to make an overall assessment of the on-ground situation.
National Rural Health Mission director Shalini Pandit, development secretary R Balakrishan, Collector Madhusmita Sahu and SP Vineet Agarwal accompanied Pandian, who is also the private secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
They first visited the Nuapada district headquarters hospital to review the patient care services and infrastructure.
Pandian also discussed the issues concerning the newly-constructed MCH building with health department officials.
Following this, he visited Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district to review the implementation of Mo Sarkar initiative and 5Ts. He also visited several wards at the Bhawanipatna hospital, free medicine centres and sought feedback from patients and their relatives.
Meanwhile, in Sambalpur, Collector Subham Saxena paid a surprise visit to the Sadar Hospital to review the implementation of the 5T model of governance.
Following a discussion with CDMO and ADMO, it was decided to put up display boards in Odia in hospital premises. This apart, a board featuring the hospital map would also be put up to facilitate the patients and their attendants.
The Collector also directed officials to bar entry of brokers inside the hospital complex.