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After the pandemic waves J&K government has focused on the routine healthcare system. In this direction recently rotary Camp achieved a feat of 2500 successful surgeries with zero complications as they held Mega Health Camps in several districts of Kashmir valley.

While briefing media Divisional Commissioner (Div Com) Kashmir along with healthcare officers mentioned about milestones achieved during a weeklong Mega Health Camp held across three districts including Baramulla, Kupwara and Ganderbal.

He stated that the camp was aimed to complete the backlog of elective surgeries accrued due to the covid as these medical surgeries were deferred to reduce the pressure during pandemic period on health infrastructure and medical staff.

2500 surgeries were conducted during the Rotary Health Camp and  added that although MHC concluded successfully, the camp shall continue to complete the surgeries of all the registered patients till June 02, 2022.

Sharing details about the dedicated operation theatres of the camp, he  said that about 14 theaters were continuously working from 8 am in the morning till 8 pm in evening during the week.

He said that the Rotary surgeons will continue to visit the camp hospitals including District Hospitals of Kupwara, Ganderbal, Baramulla and Sub District Hospital Sopore to complete the pending further surgical procedures of those  patients who require it.

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