Tripura CM Dr. Manik Saha performs Oral Cystic Lesion Surgery

By- Dr. Banibrata Datta (FTFMI)

Despite his busy schedule with administrative works and campaigning for his party, less than two months ahead of election Tripura Chief Minister Dr Manik Saha set an example by performing a successful dental surgery at his former workplace on Wednesday.

Dr. Manik Saha successfully conducted the surgery at Tripura Medical College and Dr BRAM Teaching Hospital in Hapania.

He went straight to the Operation Theatre and conducted surgery for Oral Cystic Lesion of a 10-year-old boy.

Seven months have passed since he took over as Chief Minister of Tripura but his commitment to the profession still remained the same.

After completing his surgery speaking to the media, Dr. Saha said, the patient- Akshit Ghosh, son of Sukanta Ghosh, is in good condition post surgery and is likely to be released tomorrow.

“There was no difficulty though I conducted the surgery after a long gap,” he told reporters.

During the surgery, he was assisted by Dr. Amit Lal Goswami, Dr. Puja Debnath, Dr. Rudra Prasad Chakrabarty of Dental Surgery and Maxilla Facial Surgery department.

Dr. Smita Paul, Dr. Kanchan Das, Dr. Sharmishtha Banik Sen and Dr. Baishali Saha were also part of the medical team.

The anaesthesia team included Dr. Kangchai Chowdhury, Dr. Paromita Das and Dr. Aditi Bhattacharjee.