File 11-90 - Kannaki Library to the Minister of Health

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UTSC 014-S2-SS2-11-90


Kannaki Library to the Minister of Health


  • Dec. 1976 (Creation)

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File contains a letter written by the Kannaki Library to the Minister of Health regarding the need of a hospital in proximity to the fishing communities  of the coastal areas between Valvettithurai and Kayts. It outlines the hardship the fishermen encounter in order to access and seek health care services and thus suggests integration of chest and general diseases. The letter also provides a detailed account of the village Myliddy and about the fishermen, their way of living, and the importance of having a hospital in proximity to where they live and work.

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  • English

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