Nashik: Chief Executive Officer of Zilla Parishad Dr Naresh Gite has started to review functioning at taluka and Gram Panchayat level. A joint meeting of Nashik and Trimbakeshwar talukas was conducted on Tuesday.
He slammed functioning in the health department and suspended eight employees in the department. Dr Gite instructed the health department to issue suspension orders of all the concerned immediately.
The review meeting was conducted at Damodar Hall in Mahiravani. During the review, Dr Gite found that there was very less work at some locations under registration of pregnant woman scheme, distribution of motherhood grant and National Health Mission.
As there is no progress in work despite frequent instructions by district health officer and taluka health officer, orders have been issued to suspend health supervisor at Jategaon health centre Rajendra Bhanuse, Eknath Wade, supervisors from Shinde and Lahvit, supervisor at Amboli Mrs. Patil, absent woman health worker in Jalalpur and health supervisor at Rohile.
In addition, orders have also been issued to dismiss contractual woman health worker in Shinde health centre. Initially, Additional Chief Executive Officer Anil Landge reviewed malnourishment. Information about the distribution of hens to malnourished children, cultivation of drumstick and rural child development centre has been taken.
Dr Gite ordered to start a rural child development centre again for the newly found malnourished children. While reviewing health department functioning, Dr Dekate instructed that the department should work effectively about drive regarding rubella disease and nutrition diet scheme.
Review in detail about Jalyukt Shivar, water supply scheme and, Prime Minister Awas Yojana was taken. Block development officials have been instructed to fix responsibility on concerned in connection with low progress and incomplete houses and take action.
While providing his guidance about nutrition diet scheme, Dr Gite stated that performance by Nashik in malnourishment, Prime Minister Awas Yojana and Swahh Survekshan is in discussions across the country and instructed that all concerned should work effectively to top the district.
Work under the nutrition diet scheme is in progress in the district and it is ahead in the country. Everyone should work responsibly to keep the district ahead in Swachhata Swachhata Hich Seva drive too, he added.
A video conferencing of all block development officials regarding Swachhata Hich Seva drive was conducted. The drive will begin on September 15 across the country. Awareness about cleanliness will be made in the district again in this drive which will continue till October 2. Everyone should take part in this drive, instructed Dr Gite.