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DDC Kupwara reviews progress of AYUSHMAN Bharat–PM Jan Arogya Yojna

Convenes meeting of concerned officers, CSC Operators


KNS

Kupwara, Nov 19 (KNS): District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting of concerned officers and CSC Operators here today to review the progress of enrollment under Ayushman Bharat- Pradhanmantri Jan Arogya Yojna.
The meeting was attended by ADDC Kupwara M.Y. Mir besides Programme Officer ICDS Kupwara, CMO Kupwara, District Social Welfare Officer Kupwara, District Information Officer Kupwara, District Coordinator CSC Kupwara, BMOs, CDPOs and other concerned.
The meeting was informed that about 20,000 families have been identified who are being covered under said scheme in the district and for this purpose enrollment process has already been initiated here.
District Coordinator CSC informed about the shortage of Biometric devices. The DDC approved and asked the Planning department to purchase 30 such devices to make the defunct CSCs functional. He said that 100 CSCs would be made functional for smooth progress of the Scheme.
The DDC on the occasion issued instructions to organize enrollment camps tomorrow at Awoora, Kachhama, Dewar, Khurhama, Magam, Langate, Vilgam and Tangdar. About 2800 families are being enrolled at these places for which the DDC assigned the task to the concerned. He urged officers to work in tandem and close coordination with each other so that the target of enrollment is achieved in these areas. He directed officers to ensure all the arrangements including manpower, gen-sets, seating arrangements, internet connectivity and other facilities at the enrollment camps. He directed ICDS and Health department to mobilize all the resources at their disposal towards ensuring the presence for enrollment of all beneficiaries during these camps.
The DDC directed the officers to work with added zeal so that the opportunity of providing benefits under the Scheme to the people of this frontier district is realised in letter and spirit. He said that the enrollment process across the district should be completed within a week’s time as the State as well as the Central government is monitoring the whole process. He emphasized dedicated efforts of all stakeholders for making the Scheme a grand success in the district. (KNS)