Abhama PHC: A Health Center Without The Doctor

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali

The Public Health Center in Abhama is the only PHC for dozens of villages of Pulwama. More than 10000 people who depends on this PHC are facing issues due to government’s apathy. There is non availability of Doctors, staff and technology in the health center. And the center is run by one FMPHW, a female health worker. As per people hardly any doctor comes to see patients in this health center. At the time of emergencies people have to go beyond this area and take patients to a nearby hospital which is located at a distance of 20 Kms.

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