Friday, Aug 12 2022 | Time 21:20 Hrs(IST)
States » South

AP CM wants to implement 'Aarogyasri scheme' more transparently

AP CM wants to implement 'Aarogyasri scheme' more transparently

Vijayawada, June 13 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy emphasised on making 'Aarogyasri health scheme' more transparent by directly crediting the amount into the beneficiary's account, from there processing the payment to the hospital in auto debit without causing inconvenience to anyone.
The Chief Minister held a review meeting on Medical and Health sectors at the camp office here on Monday and directed the officials to provide a post-delivery financial assistance of Rs 5000 to women under Aarogya Asara for both normal and cesarean deliveries.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister asserted that maternal care has to be focused irrespective of whether it is a normal delivery or a cesarean, and told to provide the same amount under Aarogya Asara. He said that special attention should be paid to encouraging normal childbirth and said that physicians are responsible for raising awareness among pregnant women.

More News

Student injured after hostel ceiling collapses

12 Aug 2022 | 8:22 PM

Hyderabad, August 12 (UNI) A student was injured after a portion of the ceiling collapsed at a hostel in Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (also known as IIIT Basara) at Nirmal district of Telangana on Thursday.

see more..

Nine member chain snatching gang nabbed, Rs 9 lakh worth gold chains seized

12 Aug 2022 | 8:19 PM

Kakinada, Aug 12(UNI) The Pithapuram police have successfully busted an inter district gold chains snatching gang by arresting nine accused including three minors and recovering from them Rs.9 lakhs worth of stolen gold chains and also nine cell phones.

see more..

3-day Int'l Youth Summit at Heartfulness begins in Hyderabad

12 Aug 2022 | 8:18 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 12 (UNI) The 3-day International Youth Summit ‘Rising with Kindness’ organised by Heartfulness in association with AICTE and UNESCO MGIEP (UNESCO) Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development, began at Kanha Shanti Vanam – Heartfulness Headquarters , outskirts of the city, on Friday.

see more..

Birth anniversary of S R Ranganathan observed

12 Aug 2022 | 8:17 PM

Hydderabad, August 12 (UNI) The 131st Birth anniversary of Librarian Padmashree S.R Ranganathan was ceremonized by lighting of the lamp by Prof. Dr. V. Balakista Reddy, Vice Chancellor, In charge and Registrar of NALSAR University of Law here on Friday.

see more..

Swatantra Bharata Vajrotsavaalu celebrations: Bus parade to be held

12 Aug 2022 | 8:01 PM

Hyderabad, August 12 (UNI) As part of the Swatantra Bharata Vajrotsavaalu celebrations, TSRTC(Telangana State Road Transport Corporation), a state-owned corporation that runs bus transport services, plans a Grand Bus Parade at Tank Bund in the city on August on Saturday.

see more..