Puri, April 7: Shree Jagannatha Temple Administration (SJTA) has decided to set up a first-aid Centre in an air-conditioned Intermodal container near Shree Jagannath Temple to attend to medical exigencies of devotees, servitors and the temple officials.
For emergency cases, provisions will be made to shift the patients to hospital.
Centre will be manned by suitable and adequate medical staff and stocked with sufficient medical supplies with the help of District Headquarter Hospital.
For smooth operations of the First-Aid Centre, one nodal officer will be appointed each by CDMO & the temple office.
The First Aid Centre will be inaugurated on April 14, on the auspicious day of Mahabishuva Sankranti.