A Correspondent

KALPETTA: A.P. Subhadra, a junior public health nurse at the Pakkom Primary Health Centre, near Pulppally, in Wayanad district has won the National Florence Nightingale Award 2010.

The award was instituted by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

The award

The award comprising Rs. 50,000 in cash, a medal and a merit certificate will be given away by Vice-President Mohammed Hamid Ansari at a function in New Delhi on May 12.

Ms. Subhadra started her career at the Poothadi Primary Health Centre in 1987.