Pokhara—The United Reference Laboratory Pvt Ltd has open its branch at Dulegaunda in Sukla Gandaki Municipality- 4 of Tanahun. Gandaki Province finance minister Kiran Gurung inaugurated the branch amid a formal ceremony.
Addressing the ceremony, minister Gurung suggested all the concerns to have blood tests in regular basis to remain healthy. At the same time, Dr Subash Bhattarai suggests all the people to have good lifestyle. URL has invested Rs 10 million to establish that branch that carries out normal to sensitive blood tests. URL Managing Director Thakur Panta informed that service seekers from Dulegaunda, Belchautara, Khairenitar, Dhorphirdi, Bhimad and Tharpu will be benefited from the newly established branch.
The URL was established some five years ago in Pokhara. The laboratory has already opened a branch in Damauli. According to URL, a total of 453 persons have got the blood tests of thyroid and triglyceride in the branch opening occasion. More than 35,000 people have taken services from URL operated 63 free camp till the date. URL chairman Sushil Thapa, director Dinesh Babu Khadka and journalist Rishi Khatiwada also put their views in the ceremony.