20th January 2018

International Health Organization, IGI Airport, New Delhi

Background History of APHO , New Delhi

The International Health Organization came into existence in pursuance of The Aircraft (Public Health) Rules, 1954 framed under the Aircraft Act, 1934. The International Health Organization, Delhi primarily is a Public Health Organization. It is located at Mahipalpur, (near Radisson Hotel) Opp Toll Plaza, IGI Airpoprt, New Delhi-110037. An International Health Officer (iAPHO) works under the overall control of the Director General of Health Services (DGHS), Govt. of India, stationed at the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Nirman Bhavan, heads it. New Delhi. The DGHS in turn is assisted by DDG (IH) and ADG (IH). The APHO is assisted by other staff details of which are given below. The present building of APHO, Delhi was Inaugurated on 28th February 2009 by then health Minister shri Dr. Anbumani Ramadoss. The Primary objective of this organization is to prevent International Spread of Diseases from one country to another as per International Health Regulations of World Health Organization. This is achieved by Implementation of Following Acts/ Rules:-

  1. The Epidemic Disease Act.
  2. The Indian aircraft Act, 1934.
  3. IHR ( 2005).
  4. The Indian Aircraft (Public Health) Rules 1954.
  5. Food standards and safety authority of India Act, 2006.

Staffing pattern of APHO, Delhi

Activities performed at APHO, Delhi

Emergency Duties

Address and Contact details