Imphal, 12 March 2018 ( Evening News ) : Chief Minister, Nongthombam Biren has inaugurated a Primary Health Centre at Kairang Muslim and a Primary Health Sub Centre at Laipham Khunou in Imphal East District today. The Chief Minister also announced to introduce an Education Scheme by March 15 to provide education to children who cannot get education. The Chief Minister was speaking at the inaugural function of the Health centres held on the campus of the newly inaugurated Laipham Khunou PHSC organised by the Directorate of Health Services, Manipur today. The Chief Minister said BJP came to power in the State as the public wanted change and were not satisfied with the 15 years of Congress Governance in the State. He maintained that the State has witnessed many changes since the BJP came to power. Biren said the Government gives top priority to improve the quality of life of the poor. The Chief Minister reiterated that the Government was able to solve various problems of the people by holding Meeyamgi Numit and Chingi Leader sing numit every month. He said that 'Chief Minister gi Haksel gi tengbang' scheme also provided Health Assurance Schemes to families below the poverty line. Biren said, other States of the Country have started appreciating the initiatives of the State Government. The Chief Minister also stated that there is plan to introduce Health Insurance Scheme upto 5 lakh Rupees at the Centre by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Taking part in the inaugural function, Health Minister, L. Jayantakumar appealed the Congress party to reflect before they speak. The Minister maintained that election is still very far away and if they want compassion of the people then it would rather be good for them to remain silent rather than talk ill of others. He questioned what harm was there for the BJP led Government to inaugrate, the works initiated by the Congress Government which could not be completed in 15 years of their rule. Jayantakumar said the Congress party might consider the politics of the BJP Government as young, however, this is an era of the youth. He maintained that the educated lot of the State might not be interested at the allegations made by the Congress Party to the BJP Government on media. Jayenkumar said instead of the allegations, the Government welcomes suggestions to improve the works of the Government. The Minister also announced that efforts are on to recruit Doctors through MPSC to fill up the lacking medical faculties in far flung areas of the State.