We continue to live here and help in hospital chores, says Haliganu At the 350-bed hospitalthere are 100 such leprosy patients who will never return home On January 30the World Leprosy Daythe inmates of the only state-owned hospital providing comprehensive healthcare to leprosy patients have nothing to cheer about as the hospital faces utter neglect and paucity of fund The hospital staff have not been paid for nine months Proposal for a patient welfare committee is pending at the Charity Commissioners office The committee would have brought at least a minimum of Rs 10 lakh to the hospital Regular staff appointments have not been made and around 14 posts are vacant At presentthere are 72 employeesincluding six doctors and two physiotherapists With no salaries for the last nine monthsthe health authorities are desperately trying to retain the staff with promises of early payment Due to lack of security personnelthere have been encroachments on the campus An official letter was sent to the District Collectorate seeking permission for building a compound wall The hospital management has no other option but to appeal to NGOs for funds There are no emergency services at the hospital and patients are sent to Sassoon Hospital for major treatment Reconstructive surgeries are done with the help of private doctors free of costsays S Nikaljephysiotherapist at the hospital He said last year 20 surgeries were performed Around 110 male and 85 female patients are undergoing treatment at the two wards According to health department official figuresthe number of new cases of leprosy has been increasing in Pune Last yearthere were 137 new cases of leprosy in Pune Municipal Corporation area120 in Pimpri-Chinchwad and 286 in Pune rural In 2008-09there were as many as 206 cases of leprosy in Pune137 in Pimpri-Chinchwad and 217 in Pune rural while in 2007-08 there were as many as 173 cases in Pune city134 in Pimpri-Chinchwad and 194 in Pune rural When contactedDr Pradeep GaikwadDeputy Director of Healthsaid they have written to the state for an increase in the hospital budget We had asked for Rs 64 lakh but have received only Rs 12 lakhGaikwad admitted For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsI even met my wife here. the Indian who was killed in the shooting at the bar in Kansas Top News The US State Department has unequivocally condoled the Kansas shooting incident that took place on February 22.

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