The Chief Minister of the state YS Jaganmohan Reddy has taken a crucial decision in the implementation of YSR Aarogya Aasara scheme in Andhra Pradesh. He has increased the incentive being given to the women who have undergone normal delivery to Rs. 5000 from the existing Rs. 3000. He has also enhanced the incentives to Rs. 3000 from the existing Rs. 1000 for cesarean surgeries.
Speaking on the occasion, the CM has asked the officials to focus on the districts which have poor healthcare facilities. He asked them to improve the conditions within two weeks. The CM has asked the officials to also improve the conditions in all Aarogyasri network hospitals and fixed a deadline of two weeks to improve them. He warned them of facing action if the conditions were not improved in two weeks’ time. The CM has also issued orders to entrust the responsibilities of Aarogyasri coordination to the joint collectors of the district.