06 MARCH, 2017 (MAINS)

TODAYS ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS- III

Q1. In India, medical facilities are inadequate, as reflected by the ratio or availability of bed per thousand people. This problem has been further aggravated by the question of affordability of available medical services. Examine the role and importance of health insurance vis-à-vis subsidized/free health services provided by the government.
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