VP advices Minister of Health and Family Welfare to speed up the establishment of AIIMS in Telugu States


New Delhi: Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Science and Technology and Earth Sciences called on the Vice President of India today, in New Delhi.

The minister briefed Shri Naidu about the various initiatives of Health Ministry to ensure accessible and affordable health care.

The Vice President enquired about the status of two AIIMS sanctioned to Telugu states- Mangalagiri (Andhra Pradesh) and Bibi Nagar (Telangana) and requested him to expedite the two projects so that the people of the two States benefit.

Shri Raj Kumar Singh, MoS(IC) for Ministry of Power and the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy also called on the Vice President, today, In New Delhi.

The minister briefed the Vice President about the various initiatives being taken up by the Ministry of Power.

The Vice President complimented the Minister for various reforms being taken up in power sector and wanted them to be expedited. Stressing upon the importance of electricity, he advised the minister to focus on speeding up the electrification of un-electrified households.