Jamshedpur, May 7: On the last day of the health chintan shivir hosted by Union health ministry at Gujarat on Saturday, Jharkhand health minister Banna Gupta inaugurated the website of the Central Health Department https://www.nhp.gov.in/.
During this, in his address, he strongly advocated for increasing the honorarium of health workers. The camp was presided over by the Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya. The objective of the event was to review the implementation of policies and programs related to the medical and public health sectors and to recommend ways and means of better implementation of these policies and programs for the benefit of the common people.He said that health sevikas are providing their health services in remote rural areas. Whether it is vaccination campaign or giving health related assistance, there is good participation of these Sahiyas in almost every project related to health services. In rural areas, the role of porcupines is like a backbone in the health project of the government. Banna Gupta said that Sahiyas played an important role in the Covid pandemic period.