ANANTNAG : Centrally sponsored schemes under Health sector were today reviewed in a meeting chaired by District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Mr. Saugat Biswas. The physical, financial and construction budgeting and implementation was reviewed component wise. Additional District Development Commissioner, Deputy Director Planning, Chief Medical Officer, Executive Engineers of R&B of all divisions, besides all Block Medical Officers and Medical Superintendents of different Hospitals participated in the meeting.
It was given out in the meeting that during 2013-2014, 172 home deliveries and 16328 institutional delivers have been covered under Janani Suraksha Yojana, out of which 14037 institutional deliveries were escorted by ASHA workers. Financially an incentive of Rs. 228.316 lakhs to rural Woman @ Rs. 1400 per delivery and Rs. 5.63 lakhs @ Rs. 1000 per delivery to urban women has been provided under Janani Suraksha Yojana during 2013-14.
It was also given out that under Janani-Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK) as many as 12568 pregnant women have been provided free drugs during delivery for 2013-14. Similarly free diagnostic facilities have been provided to 23090 pregnant women during 2013-14. It was also given out that home to facility, drop back facility services have been provided to every needy, besides providing referral facilities to sick neonates.
Under JSSK, against on available outlay of Rs. 306.85 lakhs an expenditure of Rs. 304.18 lakhs has been made during 2013-14. While as against an available outlay of Rs. 66.67 lakhs have been utilized till 06/2014 during current financial year.
It was also revealed that the work on various PHCs & sub Centers, is in full swing and some are near completion.
District Development Commissioner directed R&B & JKPCC Engineers to speed up their efforts so that the under taken targets are fulfilled well in time. He also stressed on the medical fraternity to work with honesty and dedication so that health care facilities are provided to every citizen. He directed the concerned to give required details component wise while framing the details of the plans.