Govt to revisit strategy to fight tuberculosis, says health minister
Saturday, April 8, 2017, 7:18 PM
The government is revisiting its strategy to combat tuberculosis after setting an ambitious target to eradicate the dreaded disease from India by 2025. It will come up with a national plan with an aim to have a “dynamic strategy” to tackle the problem, according to Union health minister J.P. Nadda. Tuberculosis takes lives of over 4.8 lakh Indians every year.