Assam lists as one of the most improved states
Guwahati, June 27 (HS): NITI Aayog released the Second Edition of a report “Healthy States, Progressive India” tuesday. The report ranks states and Union territories innovatively on their year-on-year incremental change in health outcomes, as well as, their overall performance. Assam is one of the top achievers among other states like Haryana followed by Rajasthan, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh.
The report was released jointly by Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Member NITI Aayog Dr. V K Paul, CEO, NITI Aayog; Amitabh Kant and the Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare; Preeti Sudan The report has been developed by NITI Aayog, with technical assistance from the World Bank, and in consultation with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).