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Bihar provides dialysis service at half the market rates
Aug 04, 2015
Special camps are being organised in the state at public health facilities where haemo-dialysis sessions are being provided at half the market price.
Bihar village gears up to own water treatment plant
Aug 13, 2015
In its bid to fight water contamination at the local level, Khaira village in Bihar is set to launch a community owned water treatment plant.
Bihar needs integrated solutions like SWASTH: Prakash Kumar of BTAST
Aug 21, 2015
Prakash Kumar, Team Lead, Bihar Technical Assistance Support Team (BTAST), a health sector reform programme in Bihar supported by DFID-UK, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, says that convergence between health, nutrition, and water and sanitation makes sense for Bihar as it is one of the most populous state and optimum use of available resources and holistic planning is necessary for development.BTAST is an initiative of Bihar Government supported by DFID-UK to implement the Sector Wide Approach to Strengthen Health (SWASTH) in Bihar. Excerpts from the interview with Prakash Kumar:
[Water and sanitation]
[Child mortality rate]