Mumbai: Aditya Thackeray inaugurates Health Wellness Centres in Maharashtra

In order to provide health facilities to the rural people, the State Government started Health Wellness Centre in every district of Maharashtra. This is in association with the central government’s plan to convert primary healthcare centres (PHC’s) into Health Wellness Centres

Mumbai: Aditya Thackeray inaugurates Health Wellness Centres in MaharashtraIn this, 10,668 sub-centres of the state, 605 civil primary health centers and 1,828 rural health sub-centres have been converted into Health Wellness Center. These statewide centres were inaugurated by Yuva Sena chief of Aditya Thackeray. On this occasion, Maharashtra Health Minister Eknath Shinde and State Minister for Health Vijay Deshmukh were also present at […]

Union Budget 2019: A review of major health highlights

While ‘health’ dominated the union budget speech last year, with Modi government’s launch of ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme, a major budgetary allocation is made this year for the scheme

Union Budget 2019: A review of major health highlightsFrom an allocation of Rs 2,000 crore last year, for the entire 12 months, the government has put aside a substantial amount of Rs 6,400 crore for the next financial year, for ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme. Defence accounts for 11% of India’s overall expenditures and health accounts for only 2%, in this year’s budget. India’s defence […]