Tag: health infrastructure
Primary Health Centre Remains Always Closed During a Pandemic | COVID-19
Sanchita Pathak / July 30, 2021
Locals travel as far as 15 kilometres investing their whole day to get some treatment.
Amid COVID-19 Second Wave, How are India’s Rural Areas Faring?
Rosemary Marandi / May 24, 2021
We may never truly know the extent of deaths and infections in rural India, where 70 percent of our people live.
Primary Health Centre ‘Running’ For Months Without Any Doctors!
Halima Ejaj / January 6, 2021
No water, no electricity and no doctors in this primary health centre in Jharkhand.
Inactive Sub-health Centre in Bihar turned into a store-room
Surendra Sharma / August 23, 2016
Ram Subhagram’s polio-stricken father withers in pain as he lies in the sub-health centre in Pranpur, Bihar hoping that a doctor comes to visit him soon and relieves him of the pain. But Ram knows that the wait is indefinite. While Health Ministry guidelines state that a sub-health centre is...