Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) : Himachal government has decided to provide two thousand rupees incentive money to all ASHA workers of the state for the month of July-august. CM Jai Ram Thakur said that the corona epidemic has shocked the whole world and medical services were not ready for this. He said that Himachal Pradesh is fighting this epidemic in an effective manner and ASHA workers of the state are playing an important role in preventing this infection. He said in a direct conversation through video conferencing to Corona warrior-ASHA workers this morning.
CM Jai Ram said that ASHA workers along with detecting people with influenza symptoms have also motivated people to strictly follow the quarantine rules. He said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also appreciated the active case finding campaign launched by the state government. He said that PM Modi has also suggested to CMs of other states to follow Himachal Pradesh and start this campaign to identify influenza-like patients in their respective states.