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Brahm Mohindra hands over appointment letters to 306 new medical officers

CHANDIGARH: Achieving yet another milestone in providing the quality health services to the citizens of State, appointment letters to 306 newly recruited MBBS Doctors were today handed over by Mr. Brahm Mohindra, Health and Family Welfare Minister in a simple but impressive function organised at the Auditorium of Punjab Health System Corporation, SAS Nagar Mohali.

Capt Amarinder inaugurates 100 bedded cancer hospital in Sangrur

SANGRUR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday inaugurated the 100 -bedded ultra-modern Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital in Sangrur, to take forward his government’s mission to provide affordable cancer care to the people of Punjab.

Punjab health minister raps MC and rural development authoritiess for failing to check dengue oubreak

CHANDIGARH: The Health Minister Mr. Brahm Mohinhdra today minced no words in bringing forth the reckless attitude of other stakeholder government departments for giving ‘damn care’ to the waken up calls generated by Health Department for doing their duty well in advance before the onset of mosquito breeding season, failing which the state has to witness the upsurge of Dengue every year. Among other, Local Government and Rural Development department were criticised by the Health Minister for its habit of paying deaf ear to the calls of Health Department.

Punjab Health department appoints 1183 multi purpose health workers

CHANDIGARH: Health & Family Welfare Minister Mr. Brahm Mohindra here today handed over the appointment letters to first lot of 300 newly appointed MPHW (Multi Purpose Health Workers-Male). A total of 1183 Multipurpose Health Workers (Male) have been appointed by Health Department, Punjab through a recruitment process initiated by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. A counselling and online station allocation session for these new appointees was here today organised by the Health Department.

Punjab health minister disbursed cheques of compensation to 38 inujured in rail mishap

AMRITSAR: Punjab Cabinet Minister for Health Minister Brahm Mohindra today visited various 5 hospitals to enquire about the recovery of the injured persons who are under treatment in these hospitals after Rail Tragedy. Financial help by way of cheque of Rs. 50 thousand was given to 38 injured persons.

38 victim's kin gets compensation in Amritsar train mishap

AMRITSAR: After handing over compensation cheques to 38 families of the Amritsar train mishap victims, the Relief and Rehabilitation Committee has announced to release compensation to 137 injured from Sunday. Among them 62 are admitted to various hospitals, while the remaining are being treated at OPDs.

Punjab CM reviews Amritsar situation from Tel Aviv through video conference

AMRITSAR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday reviewed the Amritsar situation from Tel Aviv, Israel, through a video conference, and directed the officials to ensure quick and effective disbursement of relief and compensation to the victims and their families, besides all steps to maintain law and order in the area.

Punjab CM directs Amritsar admin to prepare socio-economic profile of tragedy victims

CHANDIGARH: To ensure speedy, need-based solution for the rehabilitation of the victims of the train tragedy, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday directed Amritsar DC and Commissioner Police to make a detailed socio-economic profile of each of them.

15% Reduction in Substandard Milk and Milk Products- Pannu

CHANDIGARH: The comparative analysis report of the MMP samples seized during the month of August and September reflect 15% Reduction in Substandard Milk and Milk Products (MMP), informed Mr KS Pannu, Commissioner Food Safety, Punjab.

Punjab CM orders probe into train disaster

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered a probe into the train disaster in which 50 people watching the burning of a Ravan effigy from a railway track were feared crushed by a speeding train in Amritsar.

Punjab CM sets up crisis management group to monitor Amritsar rail mishap

NEW DELHI: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday night set up a Crisis Management Group to monitor the relief and rehabilitation efforts in the wake of the tragic train accident in Amritsar.

Punjab CM orders probe into Amritsar train mishap,postpones Israel trip

NEW DELHI: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered an inquiry into the tragic train accident in which dozens were feared dead and injured in Amritsar on Friday evening.

Brahm Mohindra asks civil surgeons to launch crack down against illegal drug de addiction centers

CHANDIGARH: Taking strong cognizance of the illegal drug de addiction center running in the state under the nose of the district health administration, The Health Minister Mr. Brahm Mohindra issued strict instructions to all the Civil Surgeons to lauch crack down against such illegal drug de addiction centers. As per the instructions issued, a Civil Surgeon of the respective district would be held personally accountable in case any case of illegal drug de addiction centre being run in their distric is reported. Mr. Brahm Mohindra expressed shock over the sensational expose of the illegal drug de addiction center caught in the jand Sahib Sikh Academy at Ropar. He said that in all the previous monthly meetings with the Civil Surgons, he kept on issuing instructions to the civil surgeons to keep an eagle’s eye to ensure that no illegal drug de addiction centers is functioning and to immediately brought to the notice of State Health Authorities any case of unlicensed drug de addition centre being run in the district.

Punjab announces health cover to 43 lakh families

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab government on Wednesday announced an annual health insurance cover of Rs 5 lakh each to around 43 lakh families in the state under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) and a state scheme.

Punjab Govt extends universal health cover to 43 lakh families, Signs MoU with centre for implementation of PMJAY

CHANDIGARH: Punjab on Wednesday became the first state in the country to provide universal health cover, extending its insurance cover to Rs. 5 lakh per year per family to all the eligible 43 lakh families in the state, while signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (PMJAY) for 14.96 lakh famil

Punjab CM presents sports awards to 23 Commonwealth and Asian games winners

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday presented the State Sports Awards, worth Rs. 15.55 crore, to 23 players in recognition of their outstanding performance in Commonwealth and Asian Games-2018.

Brahm Mahindra asks IMA and Private doctors to report Dengue cases to health department

CHANDIGARH: In a bid to nip the potential outbreak of dengue and Chikungunya in the bud and to put the health paraphernalia on high alert mode to check the virus in its early stages, the Health and Family Welfare Department today issued instructions to the Indian Medical Association, Punjab and all private practitioners to report any suspected/ confirmed dengue cases to the health Department immediately so that remedial measures could be taken without any delay.

Punjab and WHO launch strategic plan to eliminatw malaria by 2020

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government in collaboration with the World health Organization (W.H.O.) today launched the Micro Strategic Plan to eliminate malaria from State by 2020. The WHO would provide the technical support to State to achieve the set target.

Punjab CM holds emergency meeting on floods, all schools and colleges closed

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday ordered closure of all schools and colleges for tomorrow while reviewing the flood like situation triggered in the state due to incessant rains.

Punjab CM urges center for expeditious resoltuon of Kartarpur corridie issue with Pak

FATEHGARH SAHIB: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has urged the Centre for the expeditious resolution of the issue of the opening up of the Kartarpur corridor for the preparedness of 550th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.


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