Foundation stone of new hospital monday laid in Mahas district of Hiran region.
This will be the first ever hospital established in that area and it is going to cover the gap of medical needs to the people living in the area.
The representative of Tamkiin aid agency funding the construction of the hospital stated during the openinng ceremony that the hospital will consist of 25 rooms, 2 halls, an operation theatre, a pharmacy, outpatient and inpatient sections and a modern laboratory.
One of the elders attending the ceremony said that they used to dream to getting hospital for the area but Allah made their dreams true.
The district commissioner of Mahas, Mumin Mohamed Halane speaking at the ceremony mentioned that people in that locality used to travel over 200kilometres for medical checkup, many beared the risk dying on their way to hospital but this necessity would be covered by this new hospistal.