ASHA workers

Reward not award matters: Asha workers on Global Health Leaders’ Award

On Monday, they told this newspaper that this award means nothing to them when they don’t even have enough money to make ends meet. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Asha workers get kudos but no proper pay

WHO award turns focus on their plight: long work hours, no basic benefits; want Centre to fix `12,000 honorarium 

published on : 24th May 2022

No single payment system for Asha workers

The State government should merge their honorarium and incentives and give one-time monthly salary. Wages should be fixed to meet the present living standards, she demanded.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Telangana achieves 103.6% polio immunisation

Immunisation of children below the age of five in Telangana reached 103.6 per cent with the inoculation of 39,70,801 kids. 

published on : 2nd March 2022

ASHA workers threaten stir if budget allocation not made for salary

The ASHA Workers’ Union has threatened to launch a statewide agitation as they did last year if an allocation of Rs 12,000 per month is not made for them in the upcoming state budget.

published on : 11th February 2022

Thiruvananthapuram Corp’s Covid fight falters as rapid team, Asha workers unpaid: BJP

At a time when the third wave of the pandemic is on, the Covid prevention efforts of the city corporation are lagging behind, BJP councillors in the civic body have alleged.

published on : 28th January 2022

Setback for authorities as one-sixth of health staff down with Covid in Hyderabad

Meanwhile, highest cases came in from GHMC with 1450, followed by Medchal with 432 cases and 322 in Rangareddy. 

published on : 26th January 2022

Fever survey to be held in Andhra Pradesh

Survey team comprising of ASHA and village/ward volunteers will cover every household

published on : 8th January 2022

Uttarakhand launches door to door campaign to achieve full vaccination

The team will pay special attention to pregnant women while conducting the door to door visit to spot those who have not been vaccinated yet.

published on : 18th November 2021

ASHA workers demand better pay, meet health minister

Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) met Health and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar on Tuesday and submitted a list of their long-pending demands.

published on : 17th November 2021

ASHA workers protest over dues

“They are forcefully assigned tasks for which there is no order copy.

published on : 16th November 2021

ASHA workers in Uttar Pradesh meet Priyanka Gandhi; raise honorarium, service conditions

Taking to Twitter, she had also shared a purported video of the alleged "assault" by police on the ASHA workers in Shahjahanpur.

published on : 11th November 2021

2022 UP polls: Congress tries to woo ASHA workers, promises Rs 10,000 honorarium

Earlier, the Congress leader has made several promises including 40% tickets to women candidates, smartphone and scooty for girls and loan waivers to farmers.

published on : 10th November 2021

Priyanka Gandhi promises Rs 10,000 per month honorarium for ASHA workers if Congress voted to power in UP

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of 'insulting' the work done by ASHA.

published on : 10th November 2021

BJP leaders demand increase in wages of ASHA workers, hold protest near Delhi CM's residence

Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta said his party is solidly behind the ASHA workers.

published on : 18th October 2021
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