COVID-19 pandemic: Defence Minister approves temporary hiring of additional contractual staff

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved temporary hiring of additional contractual staff in 51 Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme polyclinics across the country. The move will ensure availability of immediate medical attention to Covid patients. This mechanism will be in force till 15th August of this year. The contractual staff for identified ECHS polyclinics will be hired through Station Headquarters for night duty.


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