Surveillance vessel transfers patient to Truong Sa island hinh anh 1The patient is brought to Truong Sa island (Photo: VNA)

Khanh Hoa (VNA) – The KN472 fisheries resources surveillance vessel timely transferred a patient from Da Tay island to a health facility on Truong Sa island of the south central province of Khanh Hoa on December 20, according to Fisheries Resources Surveillance Division No.4.

The male patient, 33, was diagnosed with appendicitis.

This year, the Division 4 under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development handled 12 incidents occurring on the coastal areas from Binh Dinh to Binh Thuan provinces and Truong Sa archipelago./.