PV Desk : State Minister for Education Barrister Mahibul Hasan Chowdhury Nawfel has said that the health system in Chattogram has changed more than before.
He was responding to reporters’ questions after the inauguration of a new isolation ward for corona patients at Anderkilla Chattogram General Hospital in the city on Sunday (November 29th).
Nawfel said Chattogram is 100 per cent ready to face a possible second wave of corona. The Prime Minister himself is overseeing the medical system during the coronation period. From the very beginning, the General Hospital for the treatment of Corona patients in Chattogram was declared as Corona Dedicated Hospital.
He added that a city is not built on a private medical system. There is a need to increase the capacity of the General Hospital to increase government medical services. Arrangements will be made to build a unit of 500 more beds here, so that this hospital has 1000 beds.
General Hospital Superintendent Asim Kumar Das was present at the time, Chattogram Civil Surgeon. Sheikh Fazle Rabbi, Senior Consultant in the Department of Medicine. Abdur Rab Masum, Junior Consultant Hamidullah Mehdi, Resident Medical Officer Tanzim Islam and others.