SHILLONG, Apr 19: State health minister, AL Hek on Sunday visited Pomlakrai and Laitkor Mawrie villages.
It may be mentioned that on Saturday, Pomlakrai village recorded it’s first COVID-19 patient.
The patient is a helper in the house of Late Dr John Sailo Ryntathiang, the owner of Bethany Hospital who was the first person in the state to contract the disease.
During his visit, Hek was accompanied by DHS(MI) Dr. Aman Warr, Dr. Syiem in-charge of Pomlum PHC and health workers.
The Health Minister met Rangbah Shnong, Borlik Suting and members of the Shnong and all the volunteers of locality to review the situation and motivate them not to panic and to follow the instruction and guidelines of the health advisory protocol.