CM MANN AND DELHI CM ARVIND KEJRIWAL DEDICATED 500 AAM AADMI CLINIC TO THE PEOPLE OF PUNJAB
Amritsar, (Global News) Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday said that the state government is making concerted efforts for carving out a ‘healthy and rangla’ Punjab by ensuring comprehensive development in every sector.
Addressing the gathering after dedicating 500th Aam Aadmi Clinic during an impressive function here on Friday, the Chief Minister, accompanied by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, said that the state government has already set the wheels in motion for this noble cause . He said that massive work is being done in field of health, education and employment sector which will bear fruits soon. Bhagwant Mann said that in order to provide quality and timely health services to the people 100 Aam Aadmi clinics were already dedicated to the people on 75th Independence Day.
The Chief Minister said that these clinics are offering 41 health packages with nearly 100 clinical tests free of cost to the people. He said that till now 10.26 lakh people had got free treatment from these Aam Aadmi clinics operational since month of August. Likewise, Bhagwant Mann said that 1.24 lakh patients have undergone free clinical tests in these clinics.
The Chief Minister said that these clinics are acting as a cornerstone in the revamp of the healthcare system in Punjab. He said that it is a matter of great pride and satisfaction that the Government of India (GoI) has also lauded this path breaking initiative of the state government to deliver health services to people. Bhagwant Mann said that now with the opening of more than 400 Aam Aadmi Clinics Punjab will script a new success story in the Healthcare sector by functioning of 500 such clinics.
The Chief Minister said that this revolutionary initiative will rejuvenate the Healthcare system in state. He said that setting up of these clinics is a humble effort by the state government to transform Punjab into a healthy and disease free state by imparting quality Health services. Bhagwant Mann envisioned that the residents of the state will no longer have to shelve huge money in hospitals for getting treatment and diagnostic facilities adding that patients can avail the medical services by stepping into the clinics or can avail facility of online appointment.