On December 13, 2023, Bubagra Pradyot Bikram Manikya Debbarma inaugurated a specialized consultation service for cancer patients at Kherengbar Hospital in Khumulwng. This initiative, in collaboration with the Comprehensive Blood & Cancer Centre (CBCC), introduces a monthly consultation service for cancer patients, enhancing accessibility to specialized care.
The inauguration ceremony witnessed the presence of esteemed dignitaries, including Mr. Purna Chandra Jamatia, Hon’ble Chief Executive Member (CEM), Mr. Kamal Kalai, Executive Member (EM) for Health, Tribal Welfare, and Tourism, Mr. Suhel Debbarma, EM for Sports & Youth Affairs, and In-Charge of ICA, Mr. Sadagar Kalai, Member of District Council (MDC), Mr. C. K. Jamatia, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TTAADC, and several other distinguished personalities.
This collaborative effort between Bubagra Pradyot Bikram Manikya Debbarma and the CBCC aims to provide cancer patients with a dedicated space for consultation, emphasizing the importance of regular and accessible healthcare services. The availability of a cancer specialist on the 2nd Wednesday of every month signifies a commitment to addressing the specific needs of patients in the region.
The establishment of this consultation service reflects a proactive approach toward healthcare and underscores the community’s commitment to ensuring that individuals facing cancer receive comprehensive and specialized care. With the support of key stakeholders and the involvement of prominent figures from the region, the inauguration marks a significant step toward improving healthcare services for cancer patients in Khumulwng and its surrounding areas.