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Government of India
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
11-March-2011 15:48 IST
Health Spending
The total plan expenditure incurred by the Union Government for public health for the years 2007-08 to 2010-11 is as follows:

The total plan expenditure incurred by the Union Government for public health for the years 2007-08 to 2010-11 is as follows:

                                                      (Rs. In crore)

Year

Expenditure

2007-08

12947.47

2008-09

15130.08

2009-10

17636.49

2010-11 (upto 28.02.2011)

17589.84

 

Government has increased the plan allocation for the public health spending to Rs. 26,760 crore in 2011-12 from Rs. 22,300 crore in 2010-11 and Rs.19,534 crore in 2009-10 respectively.

            This information was given by Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Sh. Ghulam Nabi Azad in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.

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