Panaji, February 24, 2019 .. Launching of Medical Mobile Units (MMUs) in the state of Goa will be the top priority of state Government said the Health Minister Shri Vishwajeet Rane. He was speaking at Usgaon after laying foundation stone for proposed beautification work of Usgaon recently.
Elaborating on the new concept of Medical Mobile Units, Shri Rane said, the key strategy of MMU is to facilitate access to public health care particularly to people living in remote and unreached areas. The main objective of this concept is to take healthcare to the doorstep of peoples, particularly rural, vulnerable and under-served areas. MMU services are envisaged to meet the technical and service quality standards for a Primary Health Centre through provision of a suggested package of service, the Minister added.
Others present on the occasion were, Shri Dnyaneshwar Naik, ZP Member, Ms. Asmita Gaude, Sarpanch VP Usgaon Ganjem, Shri Ramnath Dangui, Deputy Sarpanch, Shri Sripad Walawalkar, Manager, GSIDC, Shri Vijaykumar Sawant, Consultant of the beatification project and Panchayat Members graced the occasion.
Speaking further Health Minister said, beautification helps tourism entity grow by attracting more visitors.
The beautification work includes illumination of the road with decorative street lights poles form Usgaon bridge to Tisk Usgaon circle towards Ganjem and Usgaon circle towards Khandepar. Beautification of Usgaon circle by hard landscaping, construction of pathways in 11 wards at important locations and other.
The estimated cost of the project is of Rs. 22, 26, 06,010/-.
Earlier Sarpanch Ms. Asmita Gaude welcomed the guests. Shri Ramnath Dangui compered and Shri Dinesh Tari proposed vote of thanks.