Assam govt to set up National Centre for Disease Control unit in Guwahati

Assam Govt to Establish a National Centre for Disease Control Unit

He stated that this was because the government had selected the land adjacent to Rani, West Guwahati’s community health centre, on Friday.

Mahanta asked officials to hurry up formalities so the project can start soon.

Notably, Assam was selected by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare under the Ayushman Bharat scheme to set up NCDC centres.

Guwahati is not the only place. Other places include Bhopal and Ahmedabad as well Bengaluru.

NCDC centres are focused on treating and controlling infectious diseases like Malaria, Japanese Encephalitis and COVID.

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