PK Effect: Centre responds on Uddanam issue!

Tue Jan 10 2017 14:12:23 GMT+0530 (IST)

Uddanam Nephropathy was ignored for the past two decades despite many deaths and serious kidney ailment to thousands. It's only after Pawan Kalyan took up the issue, Everyone including media began giving it enough importance.

Following the whirlwind tour to Srikakulam district and 48 hour deadline issued by Jana Sena President, AP CM Chandrababu Naidu promised pension and passes for Kidney patients. He also assured research by International Experts to find out the root-cause for the kidney ailments in the region.

Now, Even Union Government has focused on Uddanam Nephropathy. Health Minister Jagath Prakash Nadda announced that Indian Counsel for Medical Research Team will tour Uddanam to find out why so many people from the region suffer from kidney-related issue.

Union Health Minister Jagath Prakash Nadda and Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu launched CGHS Wellness Centre in Vizag. On this occasion, Mr. Nadda told: 'It's unfortunate that Uddanam issue remained unresolved since decades. We will implement Prime Minister Dialysis Yojana in PPP Model. Special Dialysis Unit has been sanctioned to AP'.