ERODE: On the second day of ‘Makkal Grama Sabha’ assembly at Vellode in Erode district, DMK chief MK Stalin questioned the State government on the necessity to spend to ‘crores of rupees to advertise for mini clinics’.
Addressing the gathering on Sunday, Stalin mentioned, “We welcome the scheme which improves access to health care in rural areas. However, the government is only offering emergency care and minor treatments in these facilities. This is despite spending crores to advertise for these clinics.”
Stalin identified that there are not any full-time employees and that the medical doctors are introduced from PHCs to deal with sufferers.
He additionally alleged that a number of Primary Health Centres (PHCs) are dysfunctional and hospitals lack fundamental amenities.
During the assembly, Stalin declared that his get together is contemplating to increase the interval of labor supplied beneath the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) from 100 to 150 days, and clear pending wages on each day foundation, if it involves energy. He additionally assured to waive off college students’ training loans.
Speaking of DMK’s ‘Ondrinaivom Vaa’ initiative, he mentioned that his get together helped these in want in the course of the lockdown, no matter their political affiliation.
“Though not in power, DMK has been serving the public for the last 10 years,” he harassed.
Stalin assured representatives of energy loom models that measures can be taken to curb hoarding of yarn.