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AU TAKES UP JAUNDICE ISSUE WITH HEALTH MIN Tuesday, 05 May 2015 | PNS | Balangir | in Bhubaneswar
AU TAKES UP JAUNDICE ISSUE WITH HEALTH MIN
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 | PNS | Balangir | in Bhubaneswar
In the wake of several jaundice cases detected in Balangir, Rajya Sabha member AU Singh Deo has taken up the issue with Health Minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak and Housing and Urban Development Minister Puspendra Singh Deo. Apprising the Urban Development Minister, AU Singh Deo stressed on clean and safe drinking water supply and said that old pipe lines should be replaced with new ones and people should be provided safe drinking water through tankers. Besides, there should also be cleanliness drives in the town, the MP added. While talking to the Health Minister, he requested him to open a special ward for jaundice patients in the Balangir District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) to ensure proper care of the patients. Both the Ministers assured Singh Deo that all necessary steps would be taken to control jaundice in the district.