No shortage of doctors, medicines in CGHS: Harsh Vardhan


New Delhi, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan told the Lok Sabha on Friday that there was no shortage of doctors and medicines in the Central Government Health Schemes (CGHS). Responding to a question during Question Hour, Dr Vardhan said the past five years have witnessed a lot of reforms in the scheme. The government is working towards improving it further.Suggestions in this regard were sought from the stakeholders and a committee was formed, which, based on
the feed back, came out with a set of recommendations. The CGHS facility is available in 72 cities across the country and has 329 allopathic wellness and 82 AYUSH centres.