On an even at Tata Memorial Hospital, PM Narendra Modi asked start-ups to take more studies on medical devices innovations.
He said that Country should be able to produce its own medical diplomacies in view of pulling the medical cost down. Also Centre brought down stents cost by 85 %. A new National Cancer Institute will be set up in Haryana state, he added.
In India, some 10 lakh new cancer diagnosis each year and 6.5 lakh patients expire. Only 3.5 lakh patients are saved.
Narendra Modi also said that government aims to invest some 2.5 percent of GDP in the health sector in impending years.
He also informed that some days ago Centre initiated the Digital Cancer Nerve Centre to control cancer. The government aims to make health services available at low cost.