Delhi: Pharmacists protest against govt’s move to allow ASHA workers to supply medicine

Around 3,000 pharmacists from across India gathered at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi to participate in this protest

Delhi: Pharmacists protest against govt’s move to allow ASHA workers to supply medicineOn November 06, the union health ministry had issued a notification considering community health officers, nurses, ASHA, Anganwadi workers can supply drugs. The health ministry has asked the stakeholder to give their suggestions and objections within 45 days. The pharmacists association has vehemently opposed the government’s decision to allow nurses, ASHA and Anganwadi workers to […]

Amruta Fadnavis meets up with BMC chief to discuss concerns of mid-day meal suppliers

During the meeting with the BMC chief, Amruta Fadnavis raised a few important matters and concerns of the women’s organisation, who supply mid-day meal to the children in the BMC schools

Amruta Fadnavis meets up with BMC chief to discuss concerns of mid-day meal suppliersAmruta Fadnavis, Wife of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, on Tuesday, April 30, met the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner Ajoy Mehta. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Amruta Fadnavis said, “The women’s organisation that supplies mid-day meal to the BMC schools had a various issue related to the tender process. They had an objection […]

Yoga: Asha workers to spread awareness about Yoga and antibiotic resistance

The drive will educate and train the ASHA and Anganwadi workers. The two-month training will begin from February 16. After which the health workers will spread the awareness about yoga and antibiotic resistance at the grassroots level

Yoga: Asha workers to spread awareness about Yoga and antibiotic resistanceImage Source: Google The Maharashtra government will soon launch a special programme with an aim to take Yoga at the grassroots level. The drive will be carried out through the Asha and Anganwadi workers to create awareness about Yoga and Healthy Living. Through the drive, the state aims to emphasise on the healthcare, and also […]

Maharashtra: Anganwadi sevikas to take out morcha on September 25

The anganwadi workers have taken to the streets in the past to raise their voice for their demands. But their pleas have fallen on deaf ears. This morcha is going to be a statewide protest

Maharashtra: Anganwadi sevikas to take out morcha on September 25The anganwadi workers have taken to the streets in the past to raise their voice for their demands. But their pleas have fallen on deaf ears. This morcha is going to be a statewide protest Two lakh anganwadi workers will participate in this protest and hit the streets which across Maharashtra. The key demands being […]

PM Modi announces increase in remuneration for ASHA and Anganwadi workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a landmark increase in remuneration for ASHA and Anganwadi workers. The announcement which will be effective from next month was made during a video bridge interaction with lakhs of ASHA, Anganwadi and ANM workers

PM Modi announces increase in remuneration for ASHA and Anganwadi workersPrime Minister Narendra Modi announced the doubling of routine incentives given by the union government to ASHA workers. In addition, all ASHA workers and their helpers would be provided free insurance cover under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana and Prime Minister Suraksha Bima Yojana. Prime Minister also announced significant increase in the honorarium given […]

Provide health cards to Anganwadi, Asha workers: Supriya Sule

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Supriya Sule raised a demand to provide health cards to the Anganwadi and Asha workers in Maharashtra. Sule had tweeted, ‘State government should step forward to help the Anganwadi and Asha workers who work tirelessly in the adverse conditions. The state should make provision for their breast and cervical cancer investigation’

Provide health cards to Anganwadi, Asha workers: Supriya SuleIn Maharashtra, there are about 2 lakh Anganwadi workers who are working ceaselessly in the rural areas for the betterment of Adivasi people and around 57,000 Asha workers working with the government to provide medical and health facilities to the poor and needy people. In the remote and interior tribal areas, the Anganwadi and Asha […]