Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing a webinar today, said many things about the health sector. During this, he also spoke on the strength coming in health. PM Modi talked about working on 4 fronts to keep the people of India healthy. He said, this time work is being done simultaneously on 4 fronts.
Explaining these fronts, he said, "The first front is to prevent diseases, the second front is to provide cheap and effective treatment to the poorest of the poor." Schemes like Ayushman Bharat Yojana and Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Kendra are doing the same thing. The third front is to increase the quality and quality of health infrastructure and health care professionals. The fourth front is to work on mission mode to overcome problems. Mission Indradhanush has been extended to the tribal and far-flung areas of the country.
With this, PA Modi also said that from medical equipment to medicines, from ventilators to vaccines, we all have to pay attention so that the country is better prepared for any health disaster in future. PM Modi said, our government treats health problems in a holistic way rather than in pieces. That is why we started focusing on wellness, not just treatment in the country. We adopted an integrated approach from prevention to treatment.
Due to the corona epidemic, most of the government's attention is on the health sector at this time. The situation of Corona in the country is once again reaching a worrisome situation. According to the information given by the Ministry of Health, in the last 24 hours, 10 thousand 584 corona cases have been reported in the country, while 78 people have died. Apart from this, 13 thousand 255 people have been properly discharged. With this, the total figures of corona in the country have increased to 1,10,16,434 while 1,56,463 people have died. Of these, 1,47,306, 13 thousand 255 people have been cured and discharged. In the active case of Corona, 1,07,12,665 have been cured. Earlier on Monday, more than 14 thousand cases were reported in 24 hours.