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Union Budget 2015-16: What's there for health sector

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday presented the Union Budget 2015-16 in Parliament, and announced allocation of Rs 33,152 crore for the health sector.

India still has great distance to cover in health sector, says Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday the nation still has a great distance to go in ensuring proper health care systems to its population.

Economic Survey 2013: Plan outlay for health up by 13.9% at Rs 30,477 cr

Giving priority to the health services sector, the government increased the plan outlay by 13.9 percent to Rs 30,477 crore in financial year 2012-13, Economic Survey on Wednesday said.

Health ministry objects to Plan Com draft paper for the sector

The Health Ministry has raised serious objections to the Planning Commission's 12th Plan draft approach paper for the sector, which proposes enhanced role of the private sector in health care delivery.