NEW DELHI: From Friday, dad and mom of child lady in northwest district’s state-run hospitals will stroll out together with her delivery certificates, Aadhaar card and a checking account.
The administration can even reward dad and mom a memento, which could have the kid’s footprints and a photograph.
District Justice of the Peace Cheshta Yadav mentioned the intention of the initiative, ‘Nanhi Pari’, is to supply a one-stop resolution to folks, thus eliminating their want to go to numerous workplaces for acquiring paperwork.
“Numerous dad and mom run round to get Aadhaar and delivery certificates of their child lady. We needed to decentralise our document-making equipment in order that they do not face any points,” Yadav informed PTI.
The officer mentioned she mentioned the concept with the Aadhaar officers and the Municipal Company of Delhi (MCD), and so they readily got here on board.
Whereas the initiative will kick off on the Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital on Friday, three different hospitals within the district — Bhagwan Mahavir Hospital, Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital and Deep Chand Bandhu Hospital — will launch the scheme subsequent week.
Among the many 4 hospitals, Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital sees the best variety of births in a day, starting from 50 to 65.
Yadav mentioned that within the absence of delivery certificates and Aadhaar card, banks weren’t enrolling beneficiaries underneath the Centre’s ‘Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana’ and the Delhi authorities’s ‘Laadli’ scheme.
“We’ve arrange a ‘Nanhi Pari’ helpdesk close to the gynaecology ward of the Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital. The assistance desk could have officers from the MCD, financial institution and Aadhaar items to make sure that the dad and mom of lady kids have these paperwork earlier than they’re discharged,” she mentioned.
Yadav additionally hoped that the initiative will promote institutional deliveries. “In case the discharge is finished early, dad and mom can come to the hospital to get the documentation achieved since their data will probably be saved,” she added.
Speaking concerning the initiative, one other officer mentioned that “societal melancholy” relating to the delivery of a woman remains to be prevalent and the administration needed to convey to the dad and mom that it’s an event to be celebrated.
“Additionally, hospitals are removed from district workplaces the place the documentation is finished. We did not need the dad and mom to wander round,” the officer added.
Yadav mentioned that if the initiative is profitable, the administration would possibly increase its ambit to contain child boys too.