Bilaspur. Today the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, T S Singhdeo, honoured four-hundred-thirty-eight village health workers (Mitanin) for the decisive role they played during the pandemic. He also announced the construction of a Mitanin Building on this occasion. He said that 'Mitanins' are the foundation of the Health Department and today we honour them.
Addressing the program, T S Singhdeo declared that Mitanins are carrying the necessary duty of the health department. The Health Department, he said, stands on their shoulders. The health minister further said that "You (Mitanins) can build a better, safer and healthier society. You are constantly performing your duties without any complaints. The task of dealing with COVID-19 and primary level diseases starts with Mitanins."
In the program, Bilaspur MLA Shailesh Pandey said in his address that the Mitanins play their role as a warrior in the fight against COVID-19 epidemic. They have kept the Bilaspur district safe, not caring for themselves and their families. Divisional Commissioner Dr Sanjay Alang said that the Health Department and Mitannin had worked continuously in the face of uncertain circumstances. Their role has been significant in dealing with the COVID-19 epidemic.