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Punjab mulls to impart driving training to newsly recruited cops

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Health Minister Brahm Mohindra on Thursday assured the House that the State was seriously contemplating to impart training of four wheelers driving to newly recruited cops in the Punjab Police to enable them to discharge their duties far more efficaciously.

Door to Door screening of 30 plus population to celebrate "World Cancer Day" on 4th February

CHANDIGARH: In a bid to screen 30 plus population of Punjab, the state government is all set to initiate door to door screening programme on the occasion of ‘World Cancer Day’ on 4th of February. It was disclosed by Health & Family Minister Mr. Brahm Mohindra in press communiqué today.

Capt Amarinder seeks special debt relief package to revive Punjab's fiscal health

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday apprised the 15th Finance Commission of tight financial position of state and sought a Special Debt Relief Package to support his government’s efforts to revive fiscal health, along with a one-time package to enable payment of the entire debt of the distressed farmers of Punjab.

Punjab bags best performing state prize in Swasth Bharat Yatra

CHANDIGARH: Punjab has bagged the best performing state prize in 'Swasth Bharat Yatra', a pan India cyclothon cum healthy food awareness casmpaign, launched by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI.

Punjab CM flags off 70 IEC vans under 'Tandrust Punjab' to boost rural health outreach

CHANDIGARH,: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday flagged off 70 Information Education and Communication (IEC) Vans under his government’s flagship programme `Tandarust Punjab Sehat Muhim’, to enhance rural outreach.

Punjab to launch Universal Healthcare Scheme to benefit 43 lakh families: Brahm Mohindra

JALANDHAR: Health Minister Punjab  Brahm Mohindra today said the Punjab government would soon launch Universal Healthcare scheme under which treatment for 1330 ailments would be provided free of cost to the 43 lakh families from across the state.

Punjab health minister herlad new era in quality healthcare,inaugurates super speciality clinic

JALANDHAR: Heralding a new era for imparting quality healthcare to people in the government hospitals, the Health and Family Welfare Minister Punjab Brahm Mohindra today inaugurated Super Specialty Clinic at the local Civil Hospital where 40 doctors would render volunteer services to needy patients in super speciality fields.

Punjab govt’s intentions on privatization of health services mala fide: Harpal Cheema

CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA and LoP in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Harpal Singh Cheema on Friday ridiculed state health and family welfare minister Brahm Mohindra for his turnaround on the much-hyped issue of privatization of health services in the state.

Punjab Health Minister denies any move to handover hospitals to private parties

CHANDIGARH: Taking cognizance of media reports that the State Government has decided to hand over health institutions especially Primary Health Centres and Community Health Centres situated in rural areas to private parties in PPP mode. Health and Family Welfare Minister Brahm Mohindra clarified in a press communiqué that there is no such move to hand over these institutions to private parties.

Solicits suggestions from majha MLAs as part of pre - budget consultations with party MLAs

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday announced an Urban and Rural Environment Improvement Programme, to be undertaken in a phased manner at a total cost of Rs. 1500 crore, for the state.

Punjab CM administers oath of office to newly elected Panchs, Sarpanchs of Patiala and Fatehgarh Sahib

PATIALA:  Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday administered the oath of office and DAPO to the newly elected Panches, Sarpanches, Zila Parishad and Block Samiti members of Patiala and Fatehgarh Sahib districts, with a call to make their respective villages drugs-free while ensuring holistic development of their regions.

Punjab Governor to unfurl national flag at SAS Nagar, CM at Patiala

CHANDIGARH: The State level Republic Day Celebration would be held at SAS Nagar where the Governor of Punjab Mr. V.P. Singh Badnore would unfurl the National Flag and take the salute from march past on January 26th.

Capt Amarinder releases Punjab Govt's calendar, dedicated to Guru Nanak

CHANDIGARH: Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday released the Punjab Government’s 2019 calendar and diary, dedicated to the 550th Birth Anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

Free of cost blood in Punjab hospitals from Jan 1

CHANDIGARH:  Blood will be provided free of cost in government hospitals across Punjab from Tuesday (Jan 1), a Minister said on Monday.

Punjab CM launches book on Kapurthala's Maharaja Jagjit Singh

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday released the book 'Prince, Patron and Patriarch Maharaja Jagatjit Singh of Kapurthala', co-authored by the Maharaja’s grandson, Brigadier (Retd) Jagjit Singh, and Cynthia Frederick.

Punjab to collaborate TB-Tobacco control programme: Dr.Jaspal Kaur

CHANDIGARH: Under the leadership of Health Minister Sh. Brahm Mohindra, Health department Punjab has initiated a crusade to eradicate tobacco use to save children and youth across the State. MOHFW, GOI developed the ‘National Framework for Joint TB-Tobacco Collaborative Activities’ in 2018. For the implementation of the scheme on pilot basis in Punjab, Ministry has chosen three districts Sangrur, Kapurthala & SAS Nagar.

Brham hohindra writes to union finance minister to help dying out punjab's sme sector

CHANDIGARH: Taking serious concern of the Union Government’s apathy towards Small and Medium Enterprises of Punjab for not providing them special economic package, Mr. Brahm Mohindra, Punjab Cabinet Minister today wrote a letter to Mr. Arun jaitely, Finance Minister of India and narrated the woes of Punjab’s SME sector. He urged him to take up the case of Punjab’s SME sector with the Reserve Bank of India to be more lenient towards the SMEs with annual turnover of Rs.1 crore to 10 crores and provide them a breather of deferment of repayment schedule of their financial liabilities for a period of at least one year so that they could realign their priorities in line with new challenges being faced by them. The original text of the letters reads as;

Punjab health departemtn clears backlog of compassionate appointments

CHANDIGARH: Taking big strides forward in implementing the agenda of congress manifesto, the Health Department cleared the backlog of appointments on compassionate grounds by handing over appointment letter to 18 candidates. It was disclosed by Mr. Brahm Mohindra Health and Family Welfare Minister Punjab.

Brahm Mohindra thanks Punjab cabinet for clearing 185 vacant posts in ESI

CHANDIGARH: Mr. Brahm Mohindra, Health and Family Welfare Minister showered high words of praise upon the Punjab Cabinet for giving go ahead to its proposal to fill all the vacant 185 posts of doctors and paramedics in ESI hospitals and dispensaries of the state.

Punjab Government reject draft Electricity (Amendment ) bill 2018

PATIALA: Punjab Chief Minister has written to Prime Minister rejecting the draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018 as this is a direct attack on the federal structure of the country .This was stated by Brahm Mohindra Health Minister and Balbir Singh Sidhu Animal Husbandry Minister who were addressing general body meeting of PSEB Engineers Association. They said that power is a concurrent subject and centre cannot take unilateral decisions concerning states.


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