2010-03-24 04:40:01 - Two third of India's population live in rural India close to below poverty line without disposal income cannot afford private health care.
Expensive private health care makes 3 crore impoverished every year:
Health Minister ,Mr Azad said that health care needs to be in public sector and cannot rely on private sector.Two third of India's population live in rural India close to poverty section without having disposal income cannot afford private health care.
Strongly pitching for Government investment in health, healthcare system, Mr. Azad
said over Rs.1,300 crore was being invested in government medical colleges for increasing medical seats and Rs.1,200 crore for establishing 250 nursing schools in the country.
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said it is neither feasible nor advisable to have a private sector-led health care system in India as majority of the population cannot afford it.Observing that private sector health ca…