H1N1: Govt Releases Rs 11.93 Cr to Establish Testing Labs at GMC, Jammu, CDH, Sgr

KL Report


Following the Cabinet decision yesterday regarding immediate establishment of Swine Flu (H1N1) testing laboratory at Government Medical College, Jammu the Planning & Development Department Tuesday released Rs 6.30 Crore in favour of the Health & Medical department for the purpose.

In another order, Rs 5.635 Cr was released for establishing H1N1 testing Facility at Chest Disease Hospital, Srinagar.

The Cabinet had taken a serious view of the non-availability of testing facilities for H1N1 in Jammu and had ordered for the immediate establishment of a testing facility at GMC, Jammu. Besides, the Cabinet had also directed to start a 2nd H1N1 testing facility at the Chest Disease Hospital, Srinagar.


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