Addis Ababa November 16/2020 (ENA) Some 48 well being professionals drawn from well being establishments in Addis Ababa left for the areas the place the federal government has been taking legislation enforcement operation in Tigray Area at this time.
On their departure, Addis Ababa Metropolis Deputy Mayor Adanech Abiebie expressed her appreciation to the well being professionals who volunteered to participate within the operation.
She mentioned well being professionals have additionally been supporting the protection pressure materially and financially.
“We are really particularly grateful to you for your commitment to sacrifices your life while caring for the army. History will remember your selflessness,” the deputy mayor added.
Hoping that every one will return safely, she mentioned the town administration is able to present assist for them.
Addis Ababa Well being Bureau Head, Dr. Yohannes Chala mentioned well being professionals have all the time been giving their lives for the individuals, and the protection forces who safeguard the nation.
“The number of nurses, doctors, and other health workers that volunteered to provide support is more than this. We will call them in whenever necessary,” he acknowledged, including that “ he however believes the law enforcement operation will be finished soon and you will be back to your regular service.”
In keeping with the well being bureau head, the town has distributed about 1.7 million Birr price well being gear and supplies among the many well being professionals.
The well being professionals deployed on this spherical embody 10 specialists, 24 nurses and an anesthesiologist, amongst others.