The transfer of R Prabhudas is unlikely to resolve the issues leading to deaths of tribal infants due to lack of proper medical care, said local residents.
The letter also flayed the tendency to put the entire blame of infant and maternal mortality on hospital conditions and staff.
“The Kottathara tribal specialty hospital was set up to provide advanced treatment to the tribal community members.
Official toll two. Death of premature baby of woman from Thoova hamlet not counted
The 17-year-old, who is a Plus Two student at the Government Moyan Model Girls HSS in Palakkad, is upbeat about the attention she has been receiving from across Kerala.
These will be telecast through a local cable television channel which would enable more students to attend classes without interruption.
An Adivasi youth, who went missing more than a week ago, was found hanging inside the forests here on Saturday.
The organisations, including CPM-backed Adivasi Kshema Samithi, also put forth a slew of demands, including the enforcement of the Forest Rights Act.
One is Karthika Raghu from Kottathara, Agali, and the other is Rahul Raj from Puthur.
Dr V Narayanan has been serving tribal persons in Attappadi since 2002, reports A Satish.
A medical camp was held at the community hall in Vellamari ooru,which comes under the Naickerpadi sub centre of the Agali community health centre, on Thursday.
Health staff have to update info on two apps for each person, but net connectivity issues in tribal settlements make this difficult
The family members of tribal youth Madhu, who was beaten to death in Attappadi on the charge of stealing food, have criticised the role of the forest department.
The welfare schemes and assistance being provided to Scheduled Tribe people and the steps taken by the state government to prevent attacks on Scheduled Castes and Tribes will be discussed.
A 27-year-old tribal youth roughed up by people at Attappadi, after he was suspected of being a robber, succumbed to injuries on Thursday.