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  LOKASWASTHYA SAMBAD
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The monthly periodical “Loka Swasthya Sambad” is regularly published by Voluntary Health Association of Tripura since August 2008. This is registered by the Registrar of Newspaper of India (RNI) under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Postal Department, Government of India.
This is also one of the important advocacy tools of VHAT for policy level changes and people’s awareness on different health, environment and social issues.

The periodical is having the following sections :
To the readers – critics on health and development policy – nationally and internationally
Health & Medical treatment
Mental Health
Adolescence and family life education.
Traditional Systems of Medicine
Health News
Social Health
Health and environment
Letters to the Editor: feedback from the readers of the periodical

The salient features of the periodical :
It is the only monthly periodical on health issues in the state of Tripura thus it is drawing the attention of the policy makers, politician, and functionaries of the health service providing institutions of the state.
Current burning issues on health, environment and social issues are highlighted in the periodical.
To enrich the contents, the experts are consulted and some contents are also driven from the web based resource centre/ internet.
It has the monthly circulation of more than 1000 copies.
Feedback from the readers is given emphasis for giving more highlights on specific issues and taking corrective measures for upgrading the periodical.

This is the official website of Voluntary Health Association of Tripura