PALAKKAD: The first Laser treatment unit in a district hospital in the State was inaugurated by Health Minister P.K. Sreemathy at the District Hospital here on Saturday. An amount of Rs.85 lakh was spent for setting up the state-of-the-art facility in the District Hospital. The meeting was presided over by district panchayat president Subida Isahaq. N.N. Krishnadas, M.P. was the Chief Guest at the function. It was addressed by K.K. Divakaran, MLA, municipal chairperson V. Devayanai, among others.

— Staff Reporter