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MukhyamantriNari Shakti Yojana for women, Bihar

Around 50 students of a primary school in Adding village in Mathura were taken ill after being given iron tablets under a newly introduced government scheme to combat anemia. Over 20 students saying of stomach ache, nausea and vomiting after consuming the tablets were admitted to the hospital by the school, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) …

Parvarish – A foster care scheme for orphans and children of widows and handicapped, Bihar Government

Directorate of Social Welfare under Bihar Government has demised Parvarish scheme to gives allowances as the grant for upbringing/foster care of orphans and children of widows and disabled child (of selected categories) of the economically weaker sections of society. Eligibility: Orphans up to the age of 18 years who are being fostered by their kin. …

Lt Governor Approves AAP Government's

Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday approved a Delhi government scheme for quality health care service for people of the city, without any income criteria. The scheme was passed by the AAP cabinet on December 12 and subsequently sent to Mr. Baijal for approval. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, took to Twitter to announce the development, …

24 year old

A 24-day-old girl from Madhya Pradesh’s Dhar with a major heart ailment died on Saturday after being allegedly denied a life-saving surgery at a Bengaluru hospital. The girl’s family explained she was supposed to get a free surgery at Bengaluru’s Narayana Hrudayala as part of the Madhya Pradesh government’s Mukhyamantri Bal Hriday Upchar Yojana (which …

What is POSHAN Abhiyaan?

Government is implementing several projects and programs under the Umbrella Integrated Child Development Services Scheme as directly targeted interventions to address the problem of malnutrition in the country. All these schemes projects one or other aspects related to nutrition and have the potential to improve nutritional outcomes in the country. Malnutrition is not an only …

Ayushman Bharat Yojana

Overview Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday introduced the ‘Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY)‘ scheme, considered as the world’s largest government-funded healthcare programme covering over 50 crore beneficiaries. Explaining it as a “game-changer initiative to serve the poor”, PM Modi said the scheme, which would come into effect from Sunday, is …

What is Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendra (PMBJK)

The Pharma Advisory Forum in its meeting held on 23rd April 2008, decided to launch the Jan Aushadhi Campaign – starting with the sale of generic medicines through dedicated sales outlets called Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Kendra in various districts of the country. It is proposed that at least one PMBJK will be opened in …

Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS)

The Central Government Health Scheme, or CGHS as it is known in its abbreviated form, has been offering comprehensive medical care to pensioners and employees of the Central Government, provided they have enrolled under the scheme. Individuals are required to meet certain eligibility criteria to enrol under CGHS. Eligibility Criteria for Availing Central Government Health Scheme: All employees …

What is Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is a Clean India drive and Mission launched as a national campaign by the Indian Government so as to cover the 4041 statutory cities aiming maintained cleanliness of streets, roads, and infrastructure of the country. Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has formally launched this mission on 2d of October (the birthday of …