Yogi Adityanath govt to recruit 1000 contractual doctors
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to recruit one thousand contractual doctors and also finalised their transfer policy.
The decision was taken during the cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday.
"The cabinet has decided to employ 1,000 doctors including 500 specialists on a contract of one year. The contract might be extended for two more years depending on their performance," said the state Health Minister Sidharth Nath Singh calling the decision revolutionary.
Sidharth Nath admitted that the transfer policy for doctors was also okayed to A, B, C and D categories.
The A category includes districts like Lucknow, Allahabad, Varanasi and others. In the remaining categories, smaller cities come.
"There was no policy earlier and doctors were transferred in cities depending on how much money they spend. This will not do in BJP regime now", Sidharth said.
Decision on time and cost of projects
The decision was also taken regarding the time and cost incurred in various projects. It is now mandatory to mention the cost along with the time to finish the project.
Those, who left the state, have now decided to re-invest. Intex Electronic will invest Rs 372 crores. Samsung India will invest Rs 4,915 crore. This will give jobs to 10 thousand people and cabinet has approved the same.
An Observatory Committee has been formed to set up toll on Agra-Lucknow Expressway. The arrangements have been made regarding advance traffic management with all facilities.