New Delhi: Addressing a webinar on the effective implementation of budget provisions in the health sector, PM Modi said that the budget allocated to the health sector in this year’s budget is unprecedented. It is a symbol of our commitment to provide better health care to every countryman. He said that Corona has given us a lesson that we not only have to fight the epidemic today but also to prepare the country for any such situation in future, so strengthening all the sectors related to the health sector is equally Is necessary. According to PM Modi, the world has noted very closely the strength that India’s health sector has shown during Corona, its experience and the strength it has demonstrated. Today, the reputation of India’s health sector and trust in India’s health sector has reached a new level all over the world.
PM Modi said that to keep India healthy, we are working together on 4 fronts. The first front – to prevent diseases, the second front – to provide cheap and effective treatment to the poorest of the poor. Schemes like Ayushman Bharat Yojana and Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Kendra are doing the same thing. The third front is to increase the quality and quantity of health infrastructure and health care professionals, the fourth front – to work on mission mode to overcome problems. According to the Prime Minister, Mission Indradhanush has been extended to the tribal and far-flung areas of the country.
Talking about TB disease, PM Modi said that to eradicate TB from the country, we have set a target till 2025. TB also spreads from the droplets of the infected person. Wearing masks, early detection and treatment of disease are also important in prevention of TB.