State Health Society of Bihar mandates IL&FS Education to conduct training programme for ASHAs
Bihar: The State Health Society of Bihar has mandated IL&FS Education to conduct training programmes for Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in Bihar.
ASHAs are local health volunteers recruited by the Panchayati Raj Institutions for facilitating healthcare services in a state and are governed by the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) guidelines.
Under this initiative IL&FS Education has been mandated to train around 38,000 ASHAs across 19 districts in the state. The training programme has been divided into three modules and the entire duration of the training programme is 18 months.