Ganjam: In a bid to make hospital environment tobacco-free, Ganjam Collector, Vijay Amruta Kulange is planning to impose a ban on gutka in the premises of MKCG Medical College and Hospital.
In a surprise visit to MKCG today, the district Collector advised hospital authorities to render service to maximum patients in the hospital.
While interacting with the patients and attendants, he said that the hospital premises should be cleaned and the use of tobacco inside the hospital should be banned.
A mass cleaning exercise will be launched soon in the hospital, it was learned.
Kulange also advised the doctors to prescribe medicines available in the Niramaya store.