16 November, 2019
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Syllabus subtopic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
News: Rajasthan’s flagship free medicine scheme, launched in 2011-12, has once again secured the first rank from the National Health Mission (NHM).
Prelims focus: Key features of the scheme and its significance, about National Health Mission
Mains focus: Challenges regarding implementation and ways to address them.
Context: The State registered 94.59% of online free medicine distribution at counters in public health facilities and 84.76% use of the drugs and vaccine distribution management system at primary health centres.
About the Scheme:
Ranking of schemes
Source: The Hindu
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