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Ayushman Bharat cards distributed

TANGLA: Under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana-Ayushman Bharat more than 100 ‘golden cards’ were distributed to urban beneficiaries of Tangla town for free medical health cover under the scheme here at Tangla Town Committee Office in Tangla of Udalguri district on Saturday.The ceremonious distribution ceremony was attended as chief guest by Executive Member,BTC cum Chairman of Tangla Town Committee Bonjar Daimari.Speaking on the ocassion Daimari said, " Ayushmam Bharat is an ambitious health scheme under PM Arogya Nidhi Yojna which has encompassed 10 crore population in its first phase. He outlined salient features and emphasized eligibility criteria. The brief meeting preceding the distribution was conducted by Block Programme Manager(BPM), Udalguri Block PHC, Raj D. Mushahary. The programme was also attended by Joint Director of Health Services, Udalguri,Dr. Tayebbur Rehman, District Programme Manager, NHM, Nomel Singh Borgoyari, among the vice-chairman,ward commissioners besides a large of health staff, including ASHA workers.

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is an Independent journalist based in Assam. He has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications including The New York Times,Firstpost,The Telegraph. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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