'Ayush­man Bharat Rath' flagged off

The Northlines - - HILL DISTRICT - NL COR­RE­SPON­DENT DODA NOV 08

Deputy Com­mis­sioner Doda An­shul Garg to­day flagged off the "Ayush­man Bharat Rath" un­der the Ayush­man BharatPrad­han Mantri Jan Ar­o­gya Yo­jana (PMJAY) here from DC com­plex Doda.

Speak­ing on the oc­ca­sion, DC stressed upon a sus­tained aware­ness cam­paign about the said scheme and fur­ther em­pha­sized to in­form the prospec­tive ben­e­fi­cia­ries about the pro­gram and its ben­e­fits.

He said that through the Ayush­man Bharat Rath, the mag­ni­tude of the scheme can be gauged by the max­i­mum pop­u­lace. He stressed that this scheme will act as a boon for all the below poverty line fam­i­lies. There is a need to dis­sem­i­nate the aware­ness at the vil­lages and mo­halla lev­els so that el­i­gi­ble ben­e­fi­cia­ries get en­rolled, he added.

Chief Med­i­cal Of­fi­cer Doda, Dr. Mush­taq Ahmed Shah in­formed that the Ayush­man Bharat Rath will cover all blocks of district Doda to spread aware­ness about the PMJAY. He in­formed that a card would be pro­vided to the ben­e­fi­cia­ries for avail­ing of the ben­e­fits. Med­i­cal Su­per­in­ten­dent Doda Dr. Parvez Iqbal Wani, DHO Dr. Ma­sood Ahmed, DM&EO Chan­der Kant Shan, SO Plan­ning Aman Kot­wal, Dr. Nasir Ma­sood In­drabi, Dr.

Hamid Paray, Shafi Attu, Bal­bushan, Epi­demi­ol­o­gist Umar Anayat, Sr. PMA Surinder Singh, PMA Ram Raj and stu­dents of ANMT School Doda were also present in the pro­gram.

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