"These three months have passed".
"Babasahab has given us the Constitution". But still, over 100 districts are left behind in the race for growth and development. PM Modi said the objective of these centres is not only to treat patients, but they will help prevent spreading illness.
The Ayushman Bharat scheme aims to create a network of health and wellness centres. We will accomplish this mission by 2022 when over 1.5 lakh bigger panchayats will have such facilities.
The scheme, also known as National Health Protection Mission, provides insurance cover worth Rs 5 lakh per family per year for 10 crore poor and vulnerable families or approximately 50 crore beneficiaries.
PM interacted with the doctors, paramedical staff and health workers in the HWC at Jangala some 350 km south of Raipur.
"I seek to remove the "backward" label from the 115 districts and call them Aspirational Districts", said the PM. This year the government plans to built over 1200 such facilities in different states. Besides, he flagged off a new train from Bhanupratappur through video conferencing.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented a traditional headgear during the inauguration of the Health and Wellness Centre to mark the launch of Ayushman Bharat, in Bijapur, Chhatisgarh on Saturday.
The foundation stone of the memorial was laid by PM Modi on March 21, 2016. Raise your hands and say Jai Bheem after me. Instead, he devoted his life to the upliftment of the backward community, who were denied their rights.
"I am confident that these visits to Sweden and United Kingdom will be useful in enhancing our engagement with these countries", Modi said prior to his visit to Sweden. "You don't need to take up arms and destroy your lives". "They have come from outside (referring to Naxal leaders from other states who are active in Chhattisgarh)", he said. If you read their names, surnames, you will understand who they are. They hide safely in the jungles.