National Health Mission

Punjab accuses Centre of pruning borrowing limit

Sources in the state finance department said the borrowing limit has been slashed from Rs 39,000 crore to Rs 21,000 crore.

published on : 4th June 2023

Punjab CM Mann refuses Z-plus security cover offered by Centre 

This time, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has turned down Centre’s request to take Z plus security cover offered to him by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). 

published on : 2nd June 2023

Return to work or face dismissal, NHM workers warned

NHM workers were unhappy with this proposal and continued the strike.

published on : 25th March 2023

Wage increase of 15 per cent just an eye-wash: NHM contract staff 

The protesting members said NHM workers have been regularised in Manipur and Rajasthan and the process is going on in other four states, including Telangana.

published on : 5th March 2023

Centre developing district hospitals under National Health Mission: Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya

Mandaviya released FSSAI's 4th State Food Safety Index to measure the performance of states across five parameters of food safety.

published on : 7th June 2022

Shortage of psychiatrists forces Centre to rope in ASHA workers for assistance

According to Dr N N Raju, president, Indian Psychiatric Society, apart from shortage, there is an unequal distribution of psychiatrists.

published on : 1st March 2022