Jammu, Juy 23 :- BJP Health and Medical Cell Convener Jammu & Kashmir & Senior BJP Leader Puneet Mahajan today met Chief Executive Officer –Ayushman Bharat Ayushi Sudan (IAS) ,J&K at his office and raised various issues of public importance. He pressed for making some provision for Ayushman Bharat Golden Cards for the inmates of old age homes, destitute homes and other such ashrams, who don’t have ration cards in their names. The inmates of these homes are regularly approaching convener Puneet Mahajan and other team members regularly for their Golden Cards.
Mahajan had a detailed interaction with the CEO wherein he projected several demands and issues pertaining to the Ayushman Bharat Golden Cards as these cards could not be issued to the inmates of old age homes, destitute homes and other such ashrams, as they donot have ration cards in their names, which is mandatory for issuing such cards. He raised that these unfortunate people (mostly senior citizens) have taken shelter in these homes either due to their compulsion or otherwise being abandoned by their near and dear ones. They are either old or infirm senior citizens and need the medicare facilities the most.
He pressed for making some provisions for these people so that they may be eligible to receive the benefits of Narender Modi Government flagship scheme PMJAY AYUSHMANBHARAT SEHAT.
The CEO observed that the department is making every possible effort to get cent percent registration of the citizens of Jammu & Kashmir and also appealed all the team members to make people aware about the scheme so that everyone could be registered in J&K for this scheme and assured the convener of due consideration of the genuine issues projected during the interaction.
The CEO praised Puneet Mahajan and his team to continue his endeavors for promoting public welfare on healthl fronts
Coconvener Bharat Bushan Padha, Arun Sharma, Dr Rajinder Gupta, Er Ramesh Chander , Sanjay Bhan and other team members were also present during the meeting