Five arrested for selling govt drugs in open market

Five persons, including a store keeper of ex-serviceman`s contributory health scheme (ECHS) poly clinic, have been arrested for allegedly selling drugs meant for government hospitals in open market.

No privatisation of ESI hospitals: Govt

Government today ruled out
privatisation of ESI hospitals while making all attempts to
modernise them and equip them with more manpower and

State govts asked to fill up vacancies in ESI hospitals

With over 70 posts of
specialised doctors lying vacant in various ESI hospitals in
the country, the government today said states have been asked
to undertake staff redeployment to ensure all the vacancies
are filled up.