About Directorate

Health in its widest definition means the total well-being of a person – Physical, Mental, Social and Spiritual. It is a basic human right that every individual of all societies deserve. Understanding the importance of health in the process of economic and social development and improving the quality of life of its citizens, the Department of Health and Family Welfare has been endeavoring to provide comprehensive healthcare in the State, .....

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Vision Statement

Our vision is a state with quality health care, affordable and acceptable to all. Our mission is prevention, control and management of communicable, non-communicable and life style diseases, disaster management, healthy pollution free environment, nurturing a mind set among the public to identify health needs and utilize health services by implementing various national health programmes. The strategy is by adopting primary health care approach based on the principles of equity, cross-sectoral co-ordination and community participation.

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  • Dr. Vizolie Z Soukhrie,

    We should treat healthcare as a human right and not a commodity. Let us not ask who deserves it. Every human being deserves it Let us work together to improve the health care system so that no man is deprived of basic health care.



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