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Health Insurance Needs Overhauling: Experts
...ld become incumbent on states to open a panchayati raj
institution window for every programme to benefit the poor." "There is still a wide gap between what we know about health insurance and how to go about implementing it," said K. Sujatha Rao, additional secretary, ministry of health and family welfar...
Prime Minister Calls For Early Warning System On Epidemic Outbreaks
...inistries of health, urban development, panchayati raj
and department of drinking water. The health ministry has also been instructed to issue regular health alerts and bulletins to create public awareness for pre-emptive action at the level of community and households. Manmohan Singh instructed that f...
Dengue Death Toll Raises to Six in UP
... magistrates, municipalities as well as panchayati raj
(village council) institutions to ensure all preventive and curative measures are in place across the state,' principal health secretary Arun Kumar Misra said. Carried by the aedes mosquito, the dengue virus has typical symptoms of high fever accom...
Centre Taking all Steps to Check Chikunguniya
...nister urged voluntary organisations and panchayat raj
institutions to work together to check the disease. Karnataka has registered the largest number of cases followed by Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh, she said adding that of the 10,611 serum samples sent from affected states to the labs in Pune and D...