Chandigarh 30th Aug, 2014: Bharatiya Janata Party Chandigarh Pharma Cell & Doctor Cell held a meeting at BJP Office Sector 33A under the leadership of Pharma Cell Convener President Prince Bhandula and Doctor Cell Convener President Dr. Ruchit Uppal. National Co-Convener Dr. Dinesh Upadhayay & State President Sh. Sanjay Tandon were present in the meeting.
On this occasion Smt. Asha Jaswal, General Secretary Chander Shekhar, Chander Bhushan, Deepak Pathak, Naveen Kumar, Ashwani Prashar, Harish Grover, Dr. Neeraj Nagpal, Dr. Raman Abrol, Dr. Vikram Yadav, Dr. Tarsem Garg, Dr. Naresh Kumar, Dr. Hemant etc was present.
Party President Sh. Sanjay Tandon welcome Dr. Dinesh Upadhayay of president Pharmaceutical Cell for holding Free Medical Camp in the city and helping poor patients and awaring people of Chandigarh on health issues.
Pharma Cell Convener Prince Bhandula highlighted that Chandigarh is the only city in India, who state Ambulance services are not available for common people. Other state are availing this facility by dialing 107 and 108 services. More Generic Stores should be open at poly clinics in which patient will get medicines at nominal rate and requested Dr. Dinesh Upadhayay to discuss DPCO act with Sh. Anant Kumar Chemical Minister which should be implemented strongly. So that rates of medicines will be reduced and medicine should be tax free.
Doctor Cell Convener Dr. Ruchit Uppal said that issues of doctors Clinical Establishment Act 2010 and medical consultancy 2013 Act to be amended. There should be no discrimination under the consumer protection act on doctors. Doctor should have complete right to stock the medicine. New ideas should be given to State Government to create post for MBBS doctors to serve in ruler areas. Land should be given to doctors on subsided rates to open hospital in the city. Which help in describing the burden of PGIMER, GMCH and GMSH.
National Co-Convener Dr. Dinesh Upadhayay assured that the matters raised by Pharma Cell and Doctor Cell will be discussed with Dr. Harshvardhan Health Minister of India and incoming days a delegation will met health minister of India in this regard. He praises Pharma Cell for organizing Free Medical Camps for the people of Chandigarh.