A health check-up camp is being organised on Tuesday at Kolar to mark the launch of Vajpayee Arogyasri scheme in the district.

The camp for the below poverty line families will be held on the premises of the office of the district health officer on Bangarpet Road, Deputy Commissioner D.S. Vishwanath said.

Minister for Health Aravind Limbavali and Minister for Textiles and district in-charge Varthur Prakash are expected to participate in the function.

Beneficiaries can avail themselves the facilities under the scheme at R.L. Jalappa Hospital and Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital here.