Reviewing schemes of the Health Department in Chitrakoot today, the Governor Smt. Anandiben Patel gave instructions that Asha workers and aaganbadi workers should be entrusted with responsibility to check proper use of amount being given to women and T.B. patients for nutritious food.
She stated that it is must to be wakeful towards proper use of amount being deposited in the bank accounts of the beneficiaries for their welfare.
The Governor further said that malnutrition, T.B., childbirth, cleanliness and toilets etc. are issues, which needed joint efforts of all the departments.
Besides villagers, police department should also be connected with the issues like T.B. and malnutrition. Smt. Patel mentioned that better work will be done with joint efforts.
She said that the children suffering from T.B. should be given midday meal in excess and fruits etc.
This should also be checked that the children, who have been treated for T.B. become free of the disease or not.
She also obtained information about the efforts being made in the direction to reduce mother and child mortality rate.