Meeting on Mukhya Mantri Rogi Kalyan Kosh Held

Publish Date : 16/08/2018

Press Release

Roing, Aug 16: A District Level Governing body cum Executive Committee Meeting of the District Health Society, Lower Dibang Valley district, Roing was held today at the DC’s Conference Hall, to discuss the Mukhya Mantri Rogi Kalyan Kosh ( MMRKK) Scheme of the State Government.

The scheme aims to provide decentralised planning at the district level, provide a flexible pool of resource for the maintenance of District Hospital , CHCs/ PHCs and to bridge the critical infrastructure gap to improve the quality of health care by giving flexible fund in the district.

Deputy Commissioner Mitali Namchoom, IAS, addressing the members present said that priority should be given to provide the basic necessities of electricity connection, water connection, drinking water facility, toilets, proper roofing and internet connectivity in the health care centres of the district. She also called for the need to conduct health camps, provide guidance and counselling to drug addicts for de addiction, procurement of medicines etc.

DMO Dr. R. Tatan informing about the guidelines for the MMRKK as mentioned in the budget, said that although the finalised guidelines have not been notified, a tentative action plan for the lower Dibang Valley district has been prepared and kept ready. He also presented in detail the provisions of the scheme through a PowerPoint presentation.


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