Chennai, Nov 12 (BPNS)
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, M.K.Stalin launched 200 special medical camps in association with Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) limits. This is to examine and treat people in the Chennai limits. The inauguration was conducted at the Austin Nagar in Teynampet.
The camps involving private hospitals linked to the Chief Minister’s Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme. These are in addition to the camps being run by the Chennai Corporation.
GCC in a statement on Friday said that the camps are being organized under the directive of the Chief Minister to prevent rain-related illnesses among people including common cold, influenza, and other diseases.
Tamil Nadu health minister Ma Subramanian who was present during the inauguration while speaking to BPNS said, “The Chief Minister has directed the health department to associate with the Greater Chennai Corporation and to conduct 200 medical camps during the Northeast monsoon season.”