RIMS docs donate medical O2 cylinders

IMPHAL, Jun 9 : To help cope with shortage of medical oxygen cylinders amid the Covid crisis, a number doctors of RIMS donated oxygen cylinders to the institute today.
A press release issued by the media advisor of RIMS said Prof Th Suraj Singh, Head of Neurology Department handed over two medical oxygen cylinders to Medical Superintendent Prof H Priyosakhi Devi in the presence of Director of RIMS, Prof A Santa Singh.
Deputy Medical Superintendents, Prof Th Sachin Deba Singh and Prof Sanjib Nepram; Asst Medical Superintendent, Dr Y Arunkumar Singh, Head of Respiratory Department, Prof H Sunanda Devi; Head of Pediatrics, Prof Ch Shyamsundar Singh; Prof Y Chingsuingamba Meitei and Dr L Usharani Devi from Department of Ophthalmology too handed over one medical oxygen cylinders to the Medical Superintendent, it said.
The Director and Medical Superintendent of RIMS also appreciated and thanked the doctors for their donations during this difficult time, the release said.
They also conveyed that the donations will significantly improve management of Covid patients in the institute and expressed hope that doctors will continue to donate at least one oxygen cylinder voluntarily in the future, the release continued.