Health Certificate for Pilgrims of Holy Amarnathji Yatra, 2015


Directorate of Health Services (PH & CD Branch)
GN 29, Sector V, Salt Lake, Kolkata 700 091

Memo No. HPH/4V-2-2012/PM/45 Dated: 28.01.2015


In reference to the DO No /CEO/2015/SASB/770/30 dated 09/01/2015 of the Chief Executive Officer, Shri Amamathji Shrine Board an updated list of Medical Superintendent cum Vice-Principal /Superintendent of District Hospital/ Sub-division Hospital are enclosed herewith for information. If any changes are to be made to the existing list, the concerned authority may communicate it directly to Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board through e-mail:- ceo@shriamarnathjishrine.com with copy to wbitphcd@gmail.com/ adhs_ecnces@wbhealth.gov.in for record.

Medical Superintendent cum Vice Principals (MSVP) of all Medical Colleges and Superintendents of all District and Sub Division Hospitals under Government of West Bengal has already been declared as ‘Authorised Persons’ to issue Compulsory Health Certificate to pilgrims for holy Amamathji Yatra in the prescribed format free of cost to those desirous of going on Shri Amamathji Jatra. It is stressed that every care has to be taken to mention the MCI/ State Medical Council Regd. No in the Compulsory Health Certificate to be issued.

Whenever pilgrims for holy Amamathji Yatra report to the above mentioned health institutes, a committee is to be formed including specialist/faculty members of Medicine/ Chest Medicine and Aneasthesia for medical examination of the pilgrims. Based on the report ‘Authorised Persons’ will issue Compulsory Health Certificate in the prescribed format. Details of such Certificate issued by the Unit to be maintained in a separate Register for future use.

Director of Medical Education
& Ex Officio Secretary
Govt. of West Bengal

Director of Health Services
& Ex Officio Secretary
Govt. of West Bengal

No. HPH-45 dated 28.01.2015, Source