Bicholim: In all eleven donors from Bicholim Assembly constituency adopted 15 TB patients by handing over ration bags containing rice, mung, oil, milk and eggs to
Health Officer of Community Health Centre, Bicholim Dr Medha Salkar and nodal officer for TB control Dr Vidya Gad during a function.
BJP Goa State’s TB Patient Adoption Program incharge Dr Shekhar Salkar along with former Speaker Rajesh Patnekar, Bicholim BJP mandal President Vishwas Gaonkar, Vallabh Salkar, Arun Naik, Abhijit Teli, Dr Kaustubh Patnekar, Tulsidas Parab, Makarand Parab, Dr Medha Salkar were present on the occasion.
Dr Salkar said that the CHC Bicholim has thirty patients of which 15 each are in Mayem and Bicholim constituency respectively.
He was happy that five Assembly constituencies including Velim, Curtorim, Panaji, Taleigao and Bicholim has cent per cent TB patients’ adoption.
Salkar urged the party workers from other constituencies to be in touch with the respective health officers and cover the constituency by October 02, 2022.
He said that total 750 TB patients are in Goa who should be adopted.