Mentally Ailing Woman Admitted at Hospital for Better Health Care


DIPHU, Feb 20: With the aim of giving better health care, the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Diphu admitted one mentally ill woman at Diphu Medical College & Hospital. This was informed by DIPRO, Diphu here on Thursday.

The patient who was admitted to hospital was identified to be a resident of Rongbong Timung village. The information regarding the condition of the female patient was first informed to the DLSA by the villagers. The lady was stated to be living alone and no one was there to look after her. The step to provide assistance the lady with mental problem was taken as per ‘The Mental Health Care Act 2017, the DLSA informed.

The female patient was sent to Diphu Medical and Hospital Psychiatric Departments of Diphu Medical College and Hospital by Diphu Police with the help of DLSA and has been kept in observation after which reports are likely to be prepared.