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 …

Health facilities to every needy person in State

Gwalior: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that treatment facilities are being provided to every needy person in the state. Budget of CM Relief Fund for assisting the poor has been increased from Rs 2 crore to Rs 100 crore. Chouhan along with Union Health Minister JP Nadda and Union Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar was laying foundation stone of super speciality hospital costing Rs 150 crore under Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha …

Maya Singh for felicitating Shaurya Dals

Bhopal: Woman and Child Development Minister Maya Singh has said that one excellent performer Shaurya Dal of every division will be felicitated. The award will carry Rs 11,000 each and would be conferred on International Women’s Day every year. Maya Singh was addressing state-level function of Shaurya Dal on the occasion of Rani Durgawati Balidan Diwas here on Friday. Maya Singh said that Shaurya Dal’s name will be written in golden letters for history of …

Special teams to monitor sonography centres

Bhopal: Health and Family Welfare Minister Narottam Mishra chaired a meeting of State Supervisory Board constituted under PC&PNDT Act at Mantralaya here on Monday. Mishra felicitated Mahesh Chandak of Chhindwara district for sting operation to highlight cases of female foeticide. Lauding role of Chandak, Mishra gave him letter of citation and a cheque of Rs 50,000 as first installment of incentive. The teams informed about inspections made by them. After inspecting ultrasonography centres and documents, …

Attain credibility amongst public: Gauri Singh

Sanchi universityBhopal: The three-day long National Workshop on Integrated Healing organized by Sanchi University of Buddhist-Indic Studies concluded on Wednesday. The Chief Guest of the valedictory ceremony, Principal Secretary of Public Health and Family Welfare department Gauri Singh applauded the initiatives and efforts taken by Sanchi University to facilitate a common platform to all the health providers for offering holistic health to commoners. She stressed the need to develop a valid and standardized strategy so as …

ICDS initiative to eradicate malnutrition in MP

Bhopal: Integrated Child Development Service (ICDS) has made a concrete initiative to eradicate malnutrition in the state. Breastfeeding corners have been set up at public places in 47 districts of the state so that newborns can get mother’s milk timely. This was informed by Women and Child Development Minister Maya Singh here today. She said that such corners will be set up at all places so that mothers feel no difficulty in breastfeeding their newborns. …