Without the salaries, the workers - especially single mothers - are suffering and taking hand loans to meet their daily needs.
The ongoing agitation by thousands of ASHAs has affected primary healthcare in state
A bunch of doctors and MBBS students based in Srinagar reach out to the needy every winter, collecting warm clothes to help them tide over the harsh weather conditions in the Valley.
Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers lack technical knowledge to efficiently put data entries online, which causes them to lose the incentives they earn.
The story of scores of frontline workers who took guard & won the battle against a public health emergency that hit Karaikal.
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.
WHO award turns focus on their plight: long work hours, no basic benefits; want Centre to fix `12,000 honorarium
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.
Immunisation of children below the age of five in Telangana reached 103.6 per cent with the inoculation of 39,70,801 kids.
In India, 66% of the population live in villages, and while they may know how to use a smartphone, they may not know how to download a mobile app.
IIM-L gets first prize in Ideation competition: Students propose app to resolve ASHA workers' issues
The team suggested that an App be developed especially for ASHA workers which will increase their connectivity and accessibility with the rural population.
The social health activists will not have to pay any premium for the insurance coverage and will get Rs 4 lakh in case of any untoward incident.