Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar took charge as the Union Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare today. She is succeeded by Ashwani Kumar Choubey who resigned hours before a major Cabinet reshuffle of PM Narendra Modi’s government on Wednesday.
Mansukh Mandaviya also joined as her senior as he took charge as the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare today. He succeeded Dr Harsh Vardhan.
The newly-appointed ministers received by senior officers of the ministry, including Rajesh Bhushan, Health Secretary; Vandana Gurnani, Additional Secretary and Mission Director, NHM (MoHFW); Dr Manohar Agnani, Additional Secretary (Health); Vikash Sheel, Additional Secretary (Health); Alok Saxena, Additional Secretary; Dr Sunil Kumar, DGHS (MoHFW); Arun Singhal, CEO, FSSA, among other key officials.
In another development, the second edition of Elets Digital Health Conclave will be held on 28 – 29 July 2021 on a virtual 3D platform. Organised by Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd and co-organised by its flagship eHEALTH, the two-day conclave will be a platform to network and discuss how digital technologies can transform the future of healthcare in India. Register now: https://digitalhealth.eletsonline.com/delegate.html