Budget 2017: Number of measures in healthcare but not huge in net impact
It was a budget which seem to be finally stating action in the healthcare sector. Finance minister Arun Jaitley, many in the sector felt, began well when he said: "Action plan has been prepared to eliminate Kala azar, Filariasis by 2017, leprosy by 2018, measles by 2020 and elimination of tuberculosis by 2025."
By E Kumar Sharma
Last Updated: February 1, 2017 | 16:04 IST