In a major boost to health infrastructure the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has approved the continuation of the National Health Mission – with effect from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2020 with a budgetary support of Rs. 85,217 crore as Central share over this period.

The Cabinet has also approved continuation of the Prime Minister’s Development Package for Jammu & Kashmir 2015 – “Stepping up of support under creation of Infrastructure in District Hospitals, Sub-district Hospitals and Primary Health Centers over 5 years” – with effect from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2020 with a budgetary support of Rs. 625.20 crores as total centrally-funded scheme.

 

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