CM launches E-Janani programme

Bhubaneswar: The Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched the E-Janani programme at a glittering ceremony organised by the government to observe the Safe Motherhood Day. Expectant mothers could register their names with ANM and Asha Workers under the E-Janani programme to avail all the benefits provided by the health department to expectant mothers. The health department would provide details about the names of the schemes and benefits available under such schemes through SMS system to all those who register their names with ANM and Asha Workers.

Chief Minister claimed that the mortality rate among the mothers(MMR) has declined in the state by at least 100 points during the last six years. The Health Minister Prasanna Acharya, Health Secretary Anu Garg and Women and Child Welfare Minister Anjali Behera too attened the function.