India witnesses decline in maternal and infant mortality rate, states union cabinet 

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Progress under National Health Mission (NHM) and Decisions of the Empowered Programme Committee and Mission Steering Group of the NHM

India witnesses decline in maternal and infant mortality rate, states union cabinet Key elements of the review are mentioned below: There has been an acceleration in decline of Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR), Under Five Mortality Rate (U5MR) and the Infant Mortality Rate since the launch of the NRHM/NHM. At the current rate of decline, India should able to reach its Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) target (MMR-70, U5MR-25) […]

Mumbai: 57 women died due to abortion in the last 3 years, states RTI

According to a Right to Information (RTI) report filed by RTI activist Chetan Kothari, it was revealed that 57 women died due to an abortion

Mumbai: 57 women died due to abortion in the last 3 years, states RTI  According to statistics received from the RTI: In total, from the year 2017 to 2019, around 1,05,199 pregnant women had undergone an abortion, out of which 57 women died. Among these 57 women, 21 women belonged to the age group of 19 to 25. In the year, 2016-2017, around 33,526 women had undergone an […]

Ashwini Kumar Choubey releases 11th Common Review Mission (CRM) report

Addressing the participants, Ashwini Kumar Choubey said that 60% to 70% of health work in the states is done through National Health Mission (NHM). NHM has a huge responsibility in making India healthy and disease free

Ashwini Kumar Choubey releases 11th Common Review Mission (CRM) reportAshwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare released the 11th Common Review Mission (CRM) report of the National Health Mission today. Speaking at the function, Choubey stated that India has registered a record 22% reduction in MMR since 2013, which is the highest percentage decline so far when compared to all […]