Honorarium for ASHA workers approved

Port Blair
24 Feb 2017

As per the initiative of the Union Territory Health Mission, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India has approved the monthly honorarium of Rs. 1000/- per month with effect from April, 2016 for the Financial Year 2016-17 in addition to the routine activities incentives to the ASHA workers of Andaman & Nicobar Islands to motivate the ASHA workers to perform duty effectively in the ground level.
The District Administration from its District Health Society, South Andaman has transferred the monthly honorarium to the respective bank accounts of the ASHA workers by Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode through Public Finance Monitoring System (PFMS).