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Rare disease scheme: HC notice to govt to pay ₹80 lakh to AIIMS


Patients suffering from rare diseases have been left high and dry with the C entre not being able to fund their treatment at AIIMS (file photo) - V_V_Krishnan

The Delhi High Court has issued a notice to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to release the pending payment of up to ₹80 lakh to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) accrued over the past 13 months for the treatment cost of patients with rare diseases.

Patients suffering from rare diseases have been left high and dry with the Centre not being able to fund their treatment in AIIMS ...


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