IEP Chandigarh, May 4
Reiterating their commitment to provide quality medical facilities to people free of cost, the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will dedicate 80 more Aam Aadmi Clinics to people of state tommorow (Friday) at Ludhiana. Divulging the details, a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that with this around 580 Aam Aadmi Clinics will be operational in the state to offer free healthcare services to people. Pertinently, in first phase 100 clinics were dedicated followed by 404 in second phase and now 80 clinics will be dedicated in service of state. Aam Aadmi clinics are dream project of the Chief Minister, who is according top priority to them for welfare of people and these clinics have already proved to be a cornerstone in imparting quality health services to people. Equipped with state of the art infrastructure, these these clinics are providing world class treatment and diagnostic facilities to the people free of cost. So far 25.63 lakh patients from across the state have been benefitted from these Aam Aadmi clinics by their visit. Similarly, total 41 type of diagnostics tests are being provided at these clinics free of cost and till April 30, 1.78 lakh patients have undergone these tests. Above all these clinics have helped the government in preparing a database for checking the various diseases prevalent in the state and combating them effectively. Total 80 drugs are being provided free of cost to the patients at these clinics. The most commonly used drugs are for the hypertension, diabetes, Skin ailments, Seasonal outbreaks like viral fever and others, added the spokesperson.