'Catastrophic, Childish': Health Experts Pan Delhi Govt's Health Assistant Training Plan
The health experts in the national capital are demanding a stay on the Delhi government's decision to train 5,000 youths as health assistants to prepare for a possible third COVID-19 wave. The experts have termed this move as 'childish' and 'politically motivated'. The Delhi government led by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has sought applications from Class 12 passed youth of the national capital. They will be recruited as paramedical health assistants after 15 days of training.
On June 16, Kejriwal had announced that the government would train 5,000 youths as health assistants as part of preparations for the potential third COVID-19 wave.
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