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‘Public health does not seem to be a priority in the budget’
Indian Express | 02/02/2022 12:10 PM | Click to read full article
While the relatively developed states have greater resources to invest in the health needs of the population, the lack of support from the Centre will put the less developed states at a significant disadvantage.
The National Mental Health Policy and Mental Health Care Act mandate that most mental health care should take place in the community or primary care settings.