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Odisha govt upgrades Jeypore Sub Divisional Hospital


Bhubaneswar/Jeypore: A long-standing demand of residents of Jeypore town in Odisha’s Koraput district was fulfilled today with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik making an announcement to upgrade the Sub Divisional Hospital there to District Headquarters Hospital.

Patnaik made the announcement when a busload of Jeypore residents led by former MLA and senior BJD leader Rabi Narayan Nanda met him at his residence-Naveen Niwas to press on their demand.

“The Sub Divisional Hospital at Jeypore is upgraded and given the District Headquarters Hospital status,” Patnaik told reporters at Naveen Niwas.

On the other hand, Jeypore MLA and Congress Chief Whip in the Odisha Assembly Tara Prasad Bahinipati with hundreds of party workers today gheraoed the Sub Collector’s office at Jeypore and sat on a dharna demanding up-gradation of the Sub Divisional Hospital to District Headquarters Hospital.