Financial assistance for persons suffering from cancer approved

On the recommendation of the Committee constituted under Cancer Treatment and Management Fund for Poor (CTMFFP) the Governor, N. N. Vohra today approved financial assistance of Rs 54, 30,000 in favour of 147 persons suffering from cancer.

The meeting of the Committee was held under the Chairmanship of Financial Commissioner, Planning and Development Department, B. B.Vyas. Principal and Dean, Government Medical College, Jammu, Dr. Zahid Gillani, HoD Radiation Oncology GMC Dr. Ashutosh Gupta, Member CTMFFP Dr. Vishal Tandon and other officers of the Committee attended the meeting.