ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Amarjeet Sinha

In Defence of the National Rural Health Mission

The National Rural Health Mission provides a large canvas and platform for health action, but Shyam Ashtekar (EPW, 13 September 2008) misses many issues and does not make his critique from the right perspective. During the short period of its existence there is ample evidence to show that the mission has been moving in the right direction, crafting a credible public system of health delivery starting from the village and going up to the district level.