Kohima, February 22 (NEx): The Governor of Nagaland, RN Ravi felicitated Dr.Yingngam Wangnaolim for her outstanding academic achievement in Medical Post Graduation during a function held at Dr.Imkongliba Ao Hall, Raj Bhavan Kohima today, a press release from PRO to Governor stated.
Dr. Yingngam who is from Mon, secured the third position in Masters for Obstetrics and Gynaecology from Kerala University of Health Sciences in 2020.
Governor Ravi hailed Dr. Yingngam for her achievement through resolve and hard work. Coming from a modest background, she proved that with determination and hard work nothing is impossible. He called her an inspiration for the youth of Nagaland and advised her to be a mentor to the aspiring students of the State, and to visit High Schools, especially in the rural areas, meet students and inspire them by sharing her experience.
The Governor lauded her for making the State proud by her achievement and for choosing to serve the people of Nagaland. He also emphasised the need for a quantum improvement including infrastructure and delivery in the health sector and hoped that in the next two years, when the Country would be celebrating the 75th year of Independence, people of Nagaland will have access to better health services, the press release said.
He added that human resource is the most precious resource of a society and underscored the imperative of a quality education and quality health care services for building a quality human resource.
Dr. Yingngam while sharing her inspiring journey to becoming a doctor, expressed gratitude to the Governor for felicitating her. She said “Nothing is more fulfilling than getting recognition for our achievements in life, today is one such day in my life.” She attributed all that she had achieved to the Almighty God and thanked her parents, relatives and friends for their support throughout her journey.
Hon’ble Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Pangnyu Phom delivered an appreciation speech in which he called Dr Yingngam, a daughter of Nagaland, and thanked her for making the State proud.
Meanwhile, Principal Secretary H&FW, AS Bhatia IAS gave the introductory address and Commissioner & Secretary, Shri Mhabemo Yanthan IAS pronounced the vote of thanks.