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Meghalaya targets universal health insurence

BS Reporter  |  Kolkata 

North Eastern state of has undertaken an ambitious plan to bring all its three million population under a health insurance plan. The state has roped in (IFC), an arm of the (WB), to assist it in “designing and implementing” the insurance plan, including

If implemented, would probably become the first state in India to achieve universal health insurance cover, which is particularly to benefit those from low and middle income group who are currently without any health coverage.

First Published: Fri, May 04 2012. 00:33 IST
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