Harsh Vardhan inaugurated a nursery school and a multi-specialty Ayurveda Centre at Geeta Colony on Friday
However, leaders who were so far reluctant to speak out on the issue, on Tuesday said a few words, albeit reluctantly.
Sources close to BJP’s central leadership said Vardhan has been removed from prominent portfolio due to lack of performance.
UPA-II saw Sibal followed by six ministers, and the two ministries have since run mostly on auto-pilot mode.
Similar rumours had surfaced when health secretary Keshav Desiraju was removed by the then UPA government in February this year.
NHAM has been conceived as a partly insurance-based scheme that borrows from CGHS.
Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has given a boost to the sales of a book he had written 10-years-ago.
Centre likely to give apex court a clear plan on Oct 28.
Supreme Court, through a July, 2005, order had banned the bursting of firecrackers in residential areas.
A special drive against cancer will be announced on November 7 which will cover Rajasthan also, said Vardhan.
The minister, not wanting to push the press meet any further and wait for another later slot, was forced to remain in Delhi.
Additional consignments of emergency medicines to be despatched soon.
An upset minister has given a week’s time to brush up space. He would undertake an inspection again soon.
Vardhan stressed the need for a change in lifestyle and outlook through a social movement for a healthy mind and body.
It was said in jest but Minister of State in PMO Jitender Singh’s remark did seem to leave Health Minister Harsh Vardhan slightly uncomfortable for a few moments.