The writer is Union Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Science.
The aim of Ayushman Bharat is to ensure the achievement of universal health coverage in India.
We need a multilingual, multi-stakeholder awareness effort to ensure that every single Indian knows about the challenges of TB and where to seek treatment.
Prevention of the disease is one part of the LF story, managing the disease is another. The disability associated with the disease vanquishes those affected, both physically and mentally. There is a need to spread awareness that not only is the disease preventable but those affected by it can improve their quality of life.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inspired people to make Clean India a mass movement.