State Level Committee for Swasthya Sathi

A State Level Committee is constituted to oversee the implementation of ‘Swasthya Sathi’ for the workers, volunteers engaged in various development programmes.

GN-29, Sector-V, Salt Lake, Kolkata – 700 091

No. HF/O/Swasthya Sathi/097/2016/4035 Dated, the 2nd March, 2016


The State Government in the Finance Department vide their notification No. 1104-F (P), dt. 25/02/2016 has introduced a new Group Health Insurance Scheme named ‘Swasthya Sathi’ for the workers, volunteers engaged in various development programmes under the State Government, who are not covered under any Health Insurance or similar other Schemes.

A State Level Committee to oversee the implementation of ‘Swasthya Sathi’ is hereby constituted with the following composition:

Chief Secretary – Chairman

Additional Chief Secretary, Home – Member

Principal Secretary, Health & FW – Member

Principal Secretary, Finance – Member

Principal Secretary, Panchayat & Rural Development – Member

Principal Secretary, Municipal Affairs – Member

Principal Secretary, Self-Help Group & Self-Employment – Member

Principal Secretary, Civil Defence – Member

Secretary, Women & Child Development – Member

Secretary, Labour & Employment – Member

Secretary in the Department of Health & FW looking after Swasthya Sathi shall act as convenor.

This has approval of the Chief Secretary to the Government of West Bengal.

Sd/- Rajendra S. Shukla
Principal Secretary
Department of Health & FW

No. HF/4035 dated 02.03.2016, Source