ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Community Health Worker Scheme A Plan for Democratisation

for Democratisation Mark Nichter The Community Health Worker (CHW) scheme announced soon after the formation of the Janata party government at the Centre, while laudable in its aims, has been poorly implemented. The failure of the scheme can be traced to some serious drawbacks in the founding principles of the scheme itself.

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