Singhdeo reviews condition of state’s medical colleges

  • 0

Singhdeo reviews condition of state’s medical colleges

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Health Minister T.S. Singhdeo on Tuesday continued the review of health department’s works at a private hotel in the state capital for the second consecutive day.

Arrangements in medical colleges and works of office of controller of food and drugs were reviewed by the minister on Tuesday.

The meeting on Monday reviewed project and its implementations on Universal Health Scheme. It was decided in the meeting to launch the scheme as a pilot project in five blocks of the state. For this one block each from all the five revenue divisions had been earmarked.

The blocks earmarked are Bakawand from Bastar, Patan from Durg, Bagbahra from Raipur, Kartala from Bilaspur and Lundra from Surguja division. Singhdeo specially reviewed the availability of man power, equipments and medicines in these blocks so that the scheme could be launched successfully.

Health Secretary Niharika Barik Singh, Priyanka Shukla, Health Director Shikha Rajput Tiwari,  chief medical and health officers (CMHOs) and civil surgeons from all over the state were present in the two-day meeting that concluded on Tuesday.

State Editions

Skill development programme held

16 June 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

12 injured in clash between groups

16 June 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

In briefs

16 June 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Erratic power supply cripples life in city

16 June 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Don’t regulate us for the sake of it: Pichai

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India tops tech visa applications for UK: Report

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India’s flat May fuel demand points to sluggish economy

16 June 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Tanker attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia

16 June 2019 | AP | Sunday Pioneer