On 2 April, the World Bank approved approved World Bank World Bank Fast-Tracks $1 Billion COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Support for India Read more $1 billion in aid to bolster India’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The funding was to help sharpen the tips of India’s trident in the fight against the virus—the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), and the National Health Mission National Health Mission National Health Mission It is the Indian government’s overarching, centrally-managed programme for healthcare delivery (NHM). 

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Ruhi Kandhari

Ruhi writes on the impact of healthcare policies, trends in the healthcare sector and developments on the implementation of Electronic Health Records in India. She has an M. Sc. in Development Studies from the London School of Economics.

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