ITDA project officer C. Nagarani on Thursday launched appraisal programme of Asha workers in 18 primary health centers (PHC) in this division.

Speaking to Asha workers at Devipatnam PHC during her one-day visit, the project officer said that the Tribal Welfare Department and Health and Family Welfare departments have jointly designed Asha workers bio-data, work assessment record sheets and services rendered by them.

She said with the help of this questionnaire, appraisal reports will be prepared every month and based on it Asha workers will get incentives and remunerationareas.