Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Saturday said various welfare measures for the ASHA workers in the State would be taken up in the coming days.
Health Minister Ma Subramanian said from January to date a total of 3,090 dengue cases and two deaths have been reported in Tamil Nadu.
Subramaninan said that over 5.3 crore people have been vaccinated since the DMK came to power, while only 63 lakh were vaccinated in 103-day governance of AIADMK from January 14.
More than 500 villages in the State have achieved 100 per cent vaccination against Covid-19 in its eligible population, said Health Minister Ma Subramanian here on Sunday.
The government has been monitoring the situation by setting up 13 check-posts in Coimbatore district which is close to Kerala on the directives of CM M K Stalin, the minister told reporters.
Health Minister also says traders will be told to keep poisons out of view of customers
“There appears to be rampant illegal quarrying all over the State and stone-crushing units are run without adherence to any norms,” the bench observed.
Over 300 counsellors from district war rooms to reach out to candidates, allay their fears
Health Minister Ma Subramanian said the mega vaccination camps have been postponed from September 17 to September 19 due to inadequate stock of vaccines.
In his letter, the health minister said that after the success of the mega vaccination camps, the State is planning to conduct such camps once a week.
Till now, the state government had to send the samples of Delta plus variants to the inStem, health minister Ma Subramanian said after his visit to the special vaccination camp in Tirunelveli.
Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Saturday said a resolution against the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) would be passed in the Assembly on Monday.
Health Minister Ma Subramanian said it is unlikely the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Madurai will be able to admit students in the current academic year (2021-22).
As many as 3.44 crore people haven’t yet received even one dose, and 18.89 lakh are yet to receive the second dose, the minister pointed out.
Minister Subramanian informed the Assembly that if WHO approves booster shot for Covid-19, the State government would follow suit.