Shramik Seva Prasuti

All over the world, childbirth is a delicate affair. The society goes extra cautious about and around women who are expecting – providing them with the comforts and needs so that their pregnancy is eased out. However, what about those who do not have the luxuries of comfort, even whenRead More →

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

Previously known as the Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana, it is now known as the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana or the PMMVY.  Maternity issues were alarmingly high in India in the past couple of years. In order to ensure the safety of mothers and newborns, the Government put thisRead More →

Mission Indradhanush

According to a report from the University of Michigan, two-thirds of children in India do not receive timely vaccinations which prolong their susceptibility to diseases and contribute to untimely deaths among infants.  This is a matter of growing concern as more children fall prey to diseases they just are notRead More →

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Launched by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on June 1, 2011, Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram benefits pregnant women admitted at government health facilities in rural and urban areas for their delivery. The scheme also encourages women for institutional deliveries instead of delivering a child at home. Objectives TheRead More →