Hon. Governor of the Eastern Province, Mrs. Anuradha Yahampath recently visited the Kattankudy Base Hospital. During the visit, she looked into the shortcomings prevailing in the hospital. Hospital authorities pointed out that due to unavailability of necessary specialists, there is no possibility of using the hospital's fully equipped intensive care unit. The Governor highly emphasized that necessary measures to be taken to provide the required doctors and other staff with immediate effect to function the unit.
Medical Superintendent of the Hospital Dr. S.M. Jafeer explained the shortcomings prevailing in the Hospital during this visit.