Health Steering Committee meeting was held for the 3rd time in Nuwara Eliya on 15th December 2017. Which is a concept of the Director General Mr. Lal Perera, PHDT. The 3rd Health Steering committee meeting was chaired by the Additional District Secretary Mrs. U.W.R.U.M.Amarasekara. For the above meeting following executives from PHDTwere present the Regional Director Nuwara Eliya Mr. Athula Wijewardhane the Kandy DRD Mr.Munaweera .
The Estate Managers, Doctors, Educational Director, Engin
eers, Assistant Managers, Health Manager & Officers of PHDT Nuwara Eliya were presented. Dr.Thushara Fernando, Mr. R.Lakmal, Engineer WaSSIP also spoke. The following subjects were discussed. Monthly Family Health Return (MFHR), Nutri bar biscuits, Half Closed down Lindula District Hospital.
The Engineer of CEB Hatton also present. He introduced a Kenda (forage) namely SARVAPOSHA. Which has a patent No 17874 dated 01/09/2014. Which has been tested in Industrial Technology Institute. He prepared Kenda of Sarvaposha and gave to the officers who participated in the steering committee meeting everybody appreciated the taste of the forage and he gave an introduction of Sola power which Could be a utilized as domestic and commercial. The PHI said after 2nd steering committee meeting. The following estate was included for TB screening Colurlodge, Pedro, Concordia, Park, Glassaugh Etc. No Positive cases were found during 2017 almost all estate in Nuwara Eliya PHDT Region will be Screened in the year 2018
Next meetings will be held in mid-march 2018. With Regional Director vote of thanks. Meetings were adjourned.