The UT of Dadra & Nagar Haveli Started implementing National Urban Health Mission from 1st April, 2015.

Aim The National Urban Health Mission aims to address the health concern of the urban poor through facilitating equitable access of health care facilities and strengthening of the health care delivery system for improving health status of urban poor.

Population Coverage The National Urban Health Mission caters the total population of 98,265(as per 2011 census) i.e. Silvassa Municipality Area of 15 wards.

Key Focus Area

  • Urban Poor Population living in listed and unlisted slums.

  • Other vulnerable population such as homeless, rag pickers, street children, construction worker and other temporary migrants.

  • Public health thrust on sanitation, clean drinking water, vector control, etc.