MP Rayapati Sambasiva Rao has requested union labour minister Narendra Singh Tomar to grant ESI hospitals for Chilakaluripet and Piduguralla in his constituency.
He said that more than 2lakh labourers were working these plants and suffering with insufficient health care facilities. He said that the bifurcation of AP had furthered their complications as they were worried about going to Hyderabad for treatment. He said that Chilakaluripet in his constituency too had presence of huge number of spinning and ginning mills in which another one lakh people were working. MP said that both the towns deserve utilizing ESI hospital facilities in view of the presence of daily wagers. Union minister Tomar promised to look into the issue and try to grant the projects.