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Category Archives: Health

Shivraj invites Modi for Namami Devi Narmade Yatra

New Delhi: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Parliament House-New Delhi today. Chouhan apprised the Prime Minister Modi about the Namami Devi Narmade Yatra being organised in the state on the lines of Namami Gange. He informed that the yatra will begin from Amarkantak from December 11 and will culminate on May 2017. Chouhan invited the Prime Minister Modi at the concluding programme of yatra. The yatra will culminate on …

15 birds die in Gwalior, Bird Flu suspected

Gwalior: Nearly 15 birds in Gwalior zoo have died in last three days, prompting the concerned authorities to send their samples for testing for bird flu virus. For last three days nearly 15 birds (painted stork) died in the zoo following which their viscera and other body parts were sent to Jabalpur and Bhopal based laboratories for testing,” zoo officer Dr Pradeep Srivastava told. After bird-flu scare in Delhi’s zoo and deer park, the authorities …

Minister asks doctors to follow new SC guidelines

Bhopal: Medical practitioners should follow new guideline issued by the Supreme Court in letter and spirit for qualitative reforms in family welfare programme. Minister for public health and family welfare Rustam Singh said it today in a state level workshop of family welfare programme. Deputy commissioner of union ministry of health and family welfare Dr SK Sikandar and his team gave special information for qualitative reforms in family welfare services and new guideline issued by …

Mishra opens ENT medical camp in Datia

Datia: Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Parliamentary Affairs Narottam Mishra inaugurated free ear, nose and throat medical checkup and consultancy camp at district hospital of Datia on Monday. Mishra said that doctors should have friendly behaviour with patients. Difficulties and drawbacks should be eradicated. Attention should be paid that the patients should not face any problems. The renowned Dr Rahul Agarwal selected 9 children for cochlear operation in the camp. Free medicines were …

2,000 bed hospital sanctioned at GMC premises

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan presided over the cabinet meeting here today. An administrative sanction of Rs 435.97 crore was given for construction of first phase of hospital having 2,000 beds in the Gandhi Medical College Bhopal premises. Moreover, cabinet has given its approval for upgradation of 100 bed Annuppur district hospital to 200 beds and creation of additional 52 posts, upgradation of sub health center of Pasan to primary health center and creation …

Super specialty hospital, a new identity to region: CM

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that the super specialty hospital being opened in Vindhya will give a new identity to the region and people of Rewa, Shahdol and bordering areas of Uttar Pradesh will get quality health care services. He said that providing better health services was the commitment of his government which was also making efforts to provide medicines to cancer patients free of cost. Chief Minister participated in foundation …

Government claims all efforts to check dengue

Bhopal: Public Health and Family Welfare Department is doing all possible effort to control the dengue fever. From January this year total 188 cases of Dengue has been registered in 23 districts, out of which 18 cases are registered in July. Department is constantly monitoring all districts to control the dengue fever. Besides, department is also conducting various awareness programs in rural areas to create awareness among peoples. Out of total 188 cases of dengue …

Minister for constructing trauma centres in time

Bhopal: Public Health and Family Welfare Minister has directed to complete construction of trauma centre and hospital buildings within time-limit. About 900 works are going on for construction and repairs of trauma centre and hospital buildings in 45 districts of the state. Singh directed to prescribed norms to construct hospital buildings keeping in view technical aspects, convenience of patients etc and construction should be undertaken accordingly so that time is not wasted in alterations. Health …

Chitnis for strengthening Aganwadi centres

Bhopal: Woman and Child Development Minister Archana Chitnis has said that to make Madhya Pradesh malnutrition-free, Anganwadi services will be strengthened and improved further and extended to the needy. Chitnis was addressing a state-level departmental review meeting at Academy of Administration here on Thursday. The Minister said that we can set up ideal Aganwadi only through ideal attendance. She directed to enlist children and ensure their attendance under Anganwadi Chalo Abhiyan. Chitnis directed striking gong …

Sarang for improving health facilities

Bhopal: Minister of State for Gas Relief and Rehabilitation and Cooperatives (Independent charge), Panchayats and Rural Development Vishwas Sarang has directed to improve health facilities in hospitals within a week. He said that study on gas affected people to be made through Indian Council of Medical Research and on its basis, strategy would be chalked out for health and socio-economic rehabilitation of gas affected people. Sarang was inspecting Kamla Nehru gas relief hospital here on …