Right to Health

RJD MP Manoj Jha moves bill seeking free healthcare for all, asks for revisit of insurance model

Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said he was glad that the House discussed the issue of health.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Government failed to check oxygen, remdesivir black-marketing; gave wrong Covid death figures: Opposition

Congress member Ranjeet Ranjan said several people succumbed to the Black Fungus infection caused due to the use of water in oxygen cylinders which was not fit for humans.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Need for assurance, not insurance, in health

An overburdened and fund-starved network of public health institutions and a small private sector, mostly in the tertiary area, further make healthcare inaccessible to large sections of society.

published on : 18th April 2022

Rajasthan health minister to crack the whip against doctors who avoid rural duty

The minister’s announcement in the assembly to end the deputations of government doctors who stay in cities despite being posted in rural areas has caused a stir. 

published on : 14th March 2022