New Delhi, September 15
After failing to give you information on the variety of migrants killed whereas making their approach again to villages, the federal government stated it didn’t have the whole information on the variety of healthcare workers, together with docs, nurses, assist workers and ASHA employees, who’ve been affected by and died of Covid. However, the federal government stated kin of 155 healthcare workers, together with 64 docs, had sought reduction below the PM Garib Kalyan Insurance Package, which supplies reduction in case of dying of healthcare suppliers.
Kin of 32 nurses, 14 ASHA employees and 45 others, presumably drivers and cremation workers, additionally utilized for insurance coverage. UP accounts for max deaths of docs (eight), Gujarat in case of nurses (six deaths), Telangana for ASHA employees (three) and Maharashtra accounted for half of the 45 lifeless in others’ class. “Health is a state subject. Such data is not kept at the Central level. However, it is maintained at the national level under the PM scheme,” Health Minister Harsh Vardhan informed Binoy Viswam (CPI) in a reply. — TNS