Can India Afford To Not Vaccinate?

Monday, August 4, 2014

India has taken giant leaps forward for improving the state of public health in the country in the past few weeks.  In an unprecedented move, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley promised the country complete sanitation by 2019 and announced that the government would allocate Rs. 3,600 crore to help ensure safe drinking water.  Excise duties on cigarettes, gutka and other tobacco products have been hiked to discourage the use of these harmful substances - See more at: http://www.businessworld.in/news/economy/can-india-afford-to-not-vaccinate/1469308/page-1.html#sthash.SUVj5TwE.dpuf