Minister for excise T.P Ramakrishnan handed over an aid of Rs. 5 lakh to the family of Lini,the staff nurse of Perambra Taluk Hospital,who died of Nipah while treating the patients Sajesh,the husband of Lini received the aid.
Mims Charitable Trust ,the sponsor of the aid also honoured the health workers who fought against the Nipah outbreak.
Aster DM Healthcare chairman and Managing Director Dr.Azad Mooppan spoke on the occasion.
Aster Mims Nipah Emergency Medicine Director Dr.P.P Venugopal,Critical Care Medicine member Dr.B.S Mahesh,Hopital Infection Control team member Annamma Varghese,also were honoured during the function.