Kerala allocates funds for NHM employees and ASHA workers

Finance Minister Balagopal noted that NHM operates with a 60-40 funding split between the Central and state governments.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jul 06, 2024 | 11:30 AMUpdatedJul 06, 2024 | 11:30 AM

Finance Minister KN Balagopal (X)

Kerala government on Friday allocated ₹55 crore for providing salary and incentives to employees of the National Health Mission and ASHA workers. Finance Minister KN Balagopal said that ₹45 crore would be allocated for salary distribution and other expenses of NHM employees. Additionally, ₹10 crore would be allocated for the incentive distribution to Asha workers.

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