National Health MissionMaharashtra

Village Health Nutrition, Water Supply And Sanitation Committee


  • Total 39955 VHNSC established in revenue villages
  • Chairperson ( Sarpanch) & Member secretary (Anganwadi Worker) holds the Joint Account of VHNSC
  • VHNSC comprises of Panchayat Representatives, ANM, Anganwadi Workers, Teachers, Community Health Volunteers & Asha
  • The VHNSC will be the key agency for developing Village Health Plan and the entire planning of Village Panchayat for NRHM

VHNSC Fund is utilized for

  • Preparation of Village Health Plan
  • Organization of Village Health & Nutrition Day
  • Nutritional schemes for malnourished children
  • Transporting pregnant women for delivery
  • Transporting other patients for treatment
  • No. of breading places destroyed
  • Organization of Health Awareness activities
  • Repairs of water supply scheme
  • Repairs/Civil Works in Anganwadi
  • Cleanliness of Common Toilets
  • ASHA compensation For to Promote Toilets construction, celebrate VHND, providing referral service for children in emergency, completion of 100% immunization.

VHNSC fund distribute to Revenue Villages as per population norms. The Population Criteria and VHNSC fund is as follows

Population Criteria Fund Allocated
0-500 0.05
501-1500 0.08
1501-5000 0.16
5001-10000 0.24
10001and above 0.30
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