|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Sept 14: Fulfilling long pending demand of the staff, Director Agriculture Production & Farmers' Welfare, Jammu, KK Sharma inaugurated the first aid center at Krishi Bhawan Talab Tillo, Jammu today. To mark the opening of the first aid center, free medical examination camp was organized which was attended by large number of officers and officials. The Director Agriculture on the occasion said that this center will be used for free medical checkup of Staff of Directorate of Agriculture, Jammu providing facilities like Blood Pressure Check up, Glucose fasting test and general health examination. He said even visiting farmers can also avail this medical facility. The medicine will be provided free of cost.
Director Agriculture urged the staff members to take full advantage of this health facility as good health is prerequisite for maintaining efficient work culture.
The first aid center-cum-dispensary will be maintained through Employees Welfare Fund on charity basis.
The center is equipped with Stethoscope, Weight scale, monitor for measuring heart rate, blood pressure, thermometer, gluco-meter and other first aid material.
Those present on the occasion included Joint Director Agriculture (Extension), Rajan Sharma, Joint Director( Marketing), AS Reen, Joint Director (Farms), Rajinder Sharma, Joint Director (Apiculture & Mushroom), Iqbal Singh besides other officers and staff of Directorate of Agriculture, Jammu.