Union Health Minister JP Nadda has launched the Test and Treat policy for providing treatment to patients suffering from Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Launching the policy at a function in New Delhi, Mr. Nadda stated, under it, the government will provide Anti- Retroviral Therapy (ART) treatment to the patients free of cost. It is a centrally sponsored scheme and people suffering from HIV will benefit from it. Under the scheme, a person detected HIV positive will be provided ART treatment.
Important Takeaways from above News for Bank of Baroda PO Exam-
- Union Health Minister JP Nadda has launched the Test and Treat policy.
- HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus
- JP Nadda is present Union Health Minister of India
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Source- The Hindustan Times