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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Health Ministry commemorates World TB Day
- The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare commemorated the World TB Day with a function to mark the occasion, and reiterated the commitment to eliminating TB in the country by 2025. Ms. Preeti Sudan, Health Secretary presided over the function.
- TB champions from states shared their stories of overcoming the stigma of being a TB patient and motivating other patients to undergo the treatment.
- A special issue on TB of the Indian Journal of Tuberculosis and a toolkit on Patient Provider Support Agency were also unveiled at the function.
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