JK News Today

Udhampur, March 08:

Command Hospital, Northern Command, Udhampur celebrated International Women’s Day 2021 on 08 Mar 2021 highlighting the contributions and personal sacrifices made by lady corona warriors of Command Hospital (Northern Command) during the recent Covid pandemic. The theme of the event was “Corona Ke Vaar Pe Naari Shakti Ka Prahaar!” Despite long working hours they put their foot forward to save innumerable lives.

Experiences of these women of substance were shared with the audience. Mrs Sudha Mohan, Regional Vice President AWWA (Northern Command) was the Chief Guest and she felicitated the brave women on this occasion. Mrs Sudha Mohan also lauded the efforts of the uniformed lady health care workers during the pandemic.

Speaking on the occasion, the Commandant of the Command Hospital, Northern Command, Maj Gen A K Jindal highlighted the compassion with which the women corona warriors worked selflessly during the fight against corona & thanked them for extreme dedication and their tireless work for the community.

Among the first Service hospitals to initiate RT PCR testing, the Command Hospital, Northern Command at Udhampur was the first service hospital to conduct more than one lakh Covid tests. During the Covid pandemic the Command Hospital, proactively conceptualised and operationalised capacity building for Covid-19  patient care & extended full support to the Civil Administration in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir.