East Delhi wins award for best anti-tobacco drive
Dr. Ashok Kumar Walia has an ardent faith in the principle of 'work is worship'. Former Portfolios of Dr. Ashok Kumar Walia are Finance, Planning, Urban Development, land & Building. He is obligated in making Delhi as world class and modern city. Dr. Ashok Kumar Walia was born on December 8, 1948 in Delhi. He pursued MBBS in 1972. During his tenure as Health Minister, Delhi became the first State in India where MMR and Hepatitis vaccines were introduced as part of the regular immunization schedule. Dr. Walia took major initiative in procuring ultramodern hospital equipments, Availabilty of life saving medicines to below poverty line patients for free of cost, created awareness among the people to curb the major diseases, Contributed and has launched determined campaigns to make city as Polio -Free state.