Mysuru, March 14:- Dr Venkatesh has been appointed as the new District Health Officer (DHO) of Mysuru.
Dr Basavaraju, who was the DHO of Mysuru, was transferred on March 8. Dr Venkatesh’s taking charge was delayed due to election code of conduct. RMO of KR Hospital Dr Rajesh welcomed the new DHO.
“Medical facilities are good in the district. I had earlier worked as a medical officer in Hassan. My aim is to provide government facilities to the public. I also wish to provide quality treatment at taluk hospitals to reduce the workload on K R Hospital,” Dr Venkatesh added. (MR/KS).