The Birendranagar-based Provincial Ayurveda Pharmacy is going through scarcity of human useful resource and bodily capital because of sheer neglect on a part of the federal government authorities.
Ayurveda pharmacies have been reeling beneath negligence after the provincial authorities built-in its constructions into the well being workplaces final yr for the aim of lessening administrative bills.
Pharmacy Chief Dr Shankar Prasad Rijal stated there was no availability of human assets required for the operation of province-level pharmacy. He stated the pharmacy had the everlasting posts of 1 physician, one kabiraj, two baidya, one accountant, one lab assistant and two helpers. Nonetheless, the postings are usually not sufficient to run the pharmacy in a full-fledged method.
Although Karnali Province Ministry of Social Improvement was approached for association of extra human assets and bodily means the difficulty has not but been addressed, he added.
“There isn’t any single put up within the administration and pharmacy,” Rijal stated, including that “The provincial authorities remodeled Bheri Zonal Ayurveda Pharmacy into the Provincial Ayurveda Hospital however didn’t take note of its upgradation which had relegated all the Ayurveda sector of the province to the back-burner”.
All of the machines out there on the pharmacy haven’t been put to make use of because of lack of correct human assets.
The Division of Well being Service had offered some gear used for manufacturing tablets and packaging medicines 23 years in the past. Solely certainly one of them is working now.
Each day, 150 sufferers go to the pharmacy for companies. In keeping with Dr Rijal, assortment and processing of herbals out there on the native degree haven’t been carried out because of lack of human and bodily assets.
There’s a demand to improve the pharmacy to a 50-bed hospital.
A model of this text seems in e-paper on August 20, 2020, of The Himalayan Occasions.