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first_imgClaiming that the number of out and in patients in government hospitals has increased in the recent past, he said MRI and CT Scan facilities will be made available in all the 21 district hospitals in the state.Besides, there will be the facility for dialysis in each district level hospital, he added.He said a digital database of patients will be created in government hospitals and government medical colleges.Besides, laboratory reports of patients will be sent to them on their mobiles through text messages, he said.He said that his department will create a separate cadre of specialist doctors.Biometric attendance of staff of hospitals will made compulsory, he said.He said the government had given a Letter of Intent (LoI) to Sirsa based Dera Sacha Sauda to set up a super speciality hospital. SGPC has been asked to expedite construction of Shahbad (Kurukshetra district) medical college for which more funds from the Sikh religious body have been received, he said. “Many trusts are keen to open hospitals in Haryana. One trust has evinced interest to open hospital in Dadri and Faridabad,” he said.About sports, he said a Sports Authority of Haryana (SAH) on the pattern of Sports Authority of India (SAI) will be set up. He said a Sports Council Bill will be presented in the next cabinet meeting for approval. SAH will be a constitutional body, he said, adding an Adventure Sports Academy has been set up to promote sports. He said his ministry has taken steps to promote traditional sports like wrestling and Kabaddi. Every year on March 23, the martrydom day of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh, a national-level wrestling competition will be held where the winner will pocket Rs one crore. Similarly, on September 25, the birth anniversary of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya a national level Kabaddi competition will be held where the winners will get Rs one crore. Each village in the state will have a Yoga training centre, he said.advertisementHe said the priority of his government will be to end discrimination against sportsmen while providing them government jobs.Stressing on Yoga, he said that Panchkarma centres will be opened in each district of the state.Government hospitals will have to use bedsheets of different colours on each day of a week. PTI VJ DBS SK DBSlast_img read more