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Let us join hands against this failing state of healthcare in India
Poor quality public healthcare in India is killing both our present and future.
SIGN THE PETITION TO RAISE YOUR VOICE AND DEMAND ACCOUNTABILITY
It is heart breaking that over the last five years, the country has seen at least four outbreaks of encephalitis epidemic in Bihar and UP — 2014, 2016, 2017 and now 2019, accounting for over 1,700 children dying needlessly.
The state of public healthcare in India, especially in states like Bihar, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha is shameful. It is showing no signs of improvement due to government’s apathy and lack of public pressure for the same.
Your voice will help us demand quality public healthcare in India.
Sign the petition now.
Children who died in Bihar, Assam and UP belonged to poor families. These deaths can be avoided, if there is public pressure and the government and other political parties pay due attention to the falling state of healthcare in India.
SIGN THE PETITION NOW. YOU VOICE HAS THE POWER TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
#YesDemocracy – Health for All
Encephalitis is only one of the reasons why we are losing our children. There are more!
STATE OF PUBLIC HEALTHCARE IN INDIA
Together we can put an end to diseases like Encephalitis. It is now or never!
YOUR SIGNATURE IN THE #YESDEMOCRACY PETITION WILL HELP US DEMAND:
1. Set up a national scheme guaranteeing free medicines and diagnostics in India
2. Adoption of “Charter of Patients’ Rights”
3. Government should bring new drugs and drugs for treatment of rare diseases under price regulation
4. Substantially increase the budgetary allocation for health
URGENT APPEAL: We need your support to help us spread our message! Sign the petition NOW and help make quality public healthcare a reality for everyone in India.
Oxfam India’s Vision
Our vision is to help create a just nation without poverty; a sustainable society in which people especially the poor can demand and enjoy their rights, influence the decisions that affect their lives, and assume their responsibilities as full citizens in which all human beings are valued and treated equally. We believe in the “Right to life with dignity for all”.
Oxfam India’s Mission
Our mission is to help create lasting solutions to address the injustice of poverty by engaging empowered citizens to become active and supportive partners, advocating an effective and accountable State and building opportunities for the marginalized. We have to create a society for all, where equality prevails and every individual can exhibit his/her right to a safe and happy life.