Hyderabad, Mar 29 (Munsif News): Answering to a question of jalgam Venkat Rao of TRS, the Minister for Health and Family welfare said 7.34,609 people has benefitted from June 2, 2014 (formation of Telangana State till the end of financial year 2016-17. and the expenditure incurred in these 3 years is 1,441.27 crores
He said in the year 2014-15, Aarogysri scheme has been utilised by 1,96,865 and the expenditure was Rs. 387.73 crores, in the year 2015-16 benefiaries are 2,60,539 and the amount spent Rs. 444.39 crores and in the year 2016-17 beneficiaries are 2,77,205 and the amount spent is Rs. 609.15 crores.
Keeping in view that the government has strengthen the government hospitals and appointment of staff of over 15,000 is in process, all the treatments are being done in the government hospitals since 2017 till now.
Answering to TRS member Srinivas Goud, the Health Minister said that after the formation of Telangana state 767 Multipurpose Health Assistant (Female) have been trained. He said out of total 4246 MPHAs (female) 1169 posts are vacant and out of 2394 posts of 1250 posts of MPHA (M) are vacant
he said 236 posts of MPHA (Female) in TS Vaidya Vidhana Parishad are being recruited through TSPSC. with regard to recruitment of MPHA (M) several batch cases of writ petitions are pending before the High Court. (Munsif News)