BHUBANESWAR/PARLAKHEMUNDI: Persevering with along with his district visits, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched the distribution of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) sensible well being playing cards in Gajapati district which is able to assist 1.35 lakh individuals of the realm.
Addressing a public assembly at Parlakhemundi, the Chief Minister stated that Biju Patnaik had a particular relationship with Gajapati district which persons are conscious of. Stating that Gajapati district will all the time stay vital for him, Naveen stated he’s very pleased to launch the distribution of sensible well being playing cards among the many individuals.
Stating that Gajapati district is the land of artwork and tradition, the Chief Minister stated although it’s small, its function within the formation of contemporary Odisha is immense. Remembering Maharaja Krushna Chandra Gajapati, Naveen stated the individuals of Odisha will always remember him for his function within the formation of a separate Odisha state. He was an emblem of self-respect and improvement for the individuals of Odisha, he added.
The Chief Minister additionally remembered the contribution of poet Gopal Krushna Patnaik and historian Satyanarayan Rajguru for his or her immense contribution in strengthening Odisha’s tradition. Through the go to, the Chief Minister inaugurated a number of initiatives together with roads, buildings for faculties, hospitals and mega pipe water scheme for the district. He stated that steps have additionally been initiated by
the state authorities for the all-round improvement of Mahendragiri.
Stating that just about 3.5 crore individuals of 96 lakh households of Odisha will profit from the scheme, the Chief Minister stated that the sensible well being playing cards will assist the poor entry medical companies with out moving into any monetary drawback. Beneficiaries can avail companies from 200 prime hospitals of the nation with the assistance of the playing cards, he added.
The Chief Minister stated that each life is valuable for him and the purpose of launching the sensible well being card is to save lots of lives. The sensible well being card scheme was launched by Naveen at Malkangiri on August. After that, the cardboard has been launched in Sundargarh and Balangir districts by him.
Minister for well being and household welfare Naba Kishore Das, Minister of state for vitality Dibya Shankar Mishra, Minister of state for SC and ST improvement Jagannath Saraka and Berhampur MP Chandrasekhar Sahu have been current.