There has been a shortage in free medicine, announced by the government, in health organizations of Nuwakot.
District Public Health chief Basanta Adhikari said that the shortage is due to the failure of government on providing it on time.
There has been shortage of 15 types of medicine that was announced free by the government. Adhikari added that the medicine shortage has already hit several health organization of the district.
There is one District Hospital, three primary health centers and 71 health posts in the district. Government has been providing 70 types of free medicine to District Hospital, 67 types in Primary Health Centers, 38 types in Health Posts .