Department of Surgery, Jorhat Medical College along with the help of a group of interns and Final year MBBS students made 700+ face shields for use by the healthcare workers during the initial days of COVID Pandemic. The face shields were certified to be of good quality by the CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat.
Dr. Sadagar Deuri, Assistant Professor of Surgery along with Dr. Ganesan G. and Dr. Kunal Goswami (both PGTs of Surgery) performed the first surgery of COVID Positive patient in JMCH. From Anaesthesia side, Dr. Bipul Deka was present. The OT was assisted by Ranjumoni Phukan (OT Staff Nurse).