CM sanctions financial aid to patients
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel compassionately sanctioned financial aids to a number of patients in need, from Sanjeevani Kosh and discretionary fund. He sanctioned financial aid for knee replacement of senior citizen Phagni Bai on her request, at Jan Chaupal, Bhent Mulaqat held today. On the occasion, Agriculture and Water Resource Minister Mr. Ravindra Choubey, MLA Mr. Satyanarayan Sharma, Mr. Kuldeep Juneja, and Mr. Vikas Upadhyay were also present.
In the Janchaupal programme held today, these patients met and requested Chief Minister for financial aid as they are unable to bear the expenses of their medical treatment. Chief Minister assured them of providing financial aid under various schemes. 63-year-old Phagni Bai from village Baroda of Kabeerdham district needed help for her knee replacement, for which Chief Minister sanctioned financial aid from Sanjeevani Kosh. Likewise, Susheel Kaushik of Semariya of Kabeerdham district needed financial aid for his heart surgery, Bahtareen Kashyap from Navagarh Janjgir-Champa district for her brain tumour treatment, Suresh Kumar of Manikchauri of same district needed help for treatment the injury he got in a road accident. Likewise, Pradeep of Bhedikala of Rajnandgaon district and Mohan Singh of Mode village in Bilaspur district were also provided financial aid for medical treatment from Sanjeevani Kosh.
Chief Minister also sanctioned financial aid from his discretionary fund to people suffering from critical diseases and injuries. Village Dhaba Bemetara district resident Mr. Ajeet Dhruv was provided Rs 25 thousand for treatment of injuries he sustained in a road accident. Manish Shukla of Raipur Amlidih was provided Rs one lakh for his liver treatment, Rajendra Mishra of Bhanpuri Raipur was give Rs 2 lakh for kidney treatment, Mumtaz of Raipur was provided financial aid of Rs 50 thousand for cancer treatment.