Imphal: Manipur has recieved another health award for achieving the target for operationalisation of AB-Health and Wellness Centre.
The award was handed over to Health and IPR minister Dr Sapam Ranjan Singh on the second and closing day of the in Universal Health Coverage Day, 2022 which was health at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, on Sunday.
The state has also been honored as the best state for Tele-Consultation amongst the small state of India on the first day. The Government of India has so far approved 345, SHC, 85 PHCs and 9 UPHCs out of which 308 SHCs, 87 PHCs and 9 UPHCs have been made operational in the state as on December 6.
The operational percentage is 100.2 percent as per record. The award for achieving the target for operationalization of AB-Health and Wellness Centre was handed over to Health and IPR minister Dr Sapam Ranjan and SMD, National Health Mission Manipur, Dr Somorjit Ningombam by the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath and Union health minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya.
The ministerial team from Manipur also had a detailed discussion with the Union Health minister, on various health programmes including PMJAY with special reference to the state.