Namchi, 4th January(IPR): The Chief Minister Mr Pawan Chamling inaugurated the District Veterinary Polyclinic, at Boomtar Namchi today. Present, during the inaugural ceremony were SLA Speaker Mr. K. N. Rai, Minister Animal Husbandry, Livestock, Fisheries and Veterinary Services Mr. Somnath Poudyal, Secretary Animal Husbandry Dr. Kumar Bhandari alongside various officials. At the outset, the Chief Minister alongwith the dignitaries also inspected the Polyclinic.
The Secretary presented the technical report of the Polyclinic at the function held at Community Hall in which he detailed the report. He added that the Veterinary Polyclinic has been built with a project cost of Rs. 4.87 crore which has been funded under North East Council (NEC) with a financing pattern of 90:10. The Polyclinic has four components and the main Polyclinic is a two storied building where the ground level will be used for clinical examination of animals, carrying out surgical operation and diagnostic laboratory facility including X-ray and ultrasound. The first level will include a facility for training hall and office rooms for doctors. The second component is construction of 5 unit class II quarter for veterinary doctors with parking space. The third component is construction of carpeted approach road and drainage facility and protective wall, the 4th component consist of construction of fencing alongwith the boundary.
Additionally, the Secretary elucidated that the establishment of this polyclinic will assist and meet the demands for modern animal health care and treatment required for domestic animal.