Block Health Mela held at CHC Rajpora

Block Health Mela held at CHC Rajpora

PULWAMA, APRIL 20: To sensitize people about the importance of health and well being and to bring varied health facilities at the door steps of the public, a Block Health cum Awareness Mela was held today at CHC Rajpora under ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsov’ celebrations.

Director Health Services Kashmir, ADDC Pulwama, ACR Pulwama, CMO, DIO, Dy. CMO, Tehsildar Rajpora, BMO Pulwama, Tral and Pampore along with other officials from CMO office and Education department attended the camp.

Speaking on the occasion, the Director said that the aim of these health melas is to educate people about various government health schemes and provide them with the best healthcare facilities at their doorsteps. He said that the efforts are on to ensure benefits of health related schemes reach to every household.

The Mela witnessed overwhelming participation of locals who availed the facility of free medical OPD diagnosis, tests and free medicine.

He said through Ayushman Bharat scheme every common citizen has been empowered to avail best health care facilities not only at government hospitals but also at private hospitals free of cost.

The Director appealed to people to register for Golden cards, avail service of Jan Aushadhi and other health schemes for their better health care and safety.

Senior doctors, staff of paramedics and technicians held health checkups of hundreds of patients related to Gynae, ENT, Eye, Child Health specialty, skin, general medicine, ortho, general surgery and dental check up on the occasion.

The Director informed that these health Melas shall be held in each medical block of the district to boost the healthcare system and enlighten people about government schemes for their health and treatment.