Q.2 The Pradhan Mantri Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission (ABHIM) is another addition to the arsenal we have to prepare for the outbreak of pandemics in the future. In this context, examine various provisions under ABHIM and how it seeks to achieve its aims. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/preparing-for-outbreaks/article37180614.ece In the intro, mention the recent launch of ABHIM by the prime minister. In the body, mention the total outlay for the scheme of Rs. 64,180 crores over the period of five years, and also mention how it aims to¬†work towards strengthening public health institutions and governance capacities for wide-ranging diagnostics and … Continue reading Q.2 The Pradhan Mantri Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission (ABHIM) is another addition to the arsenal we have to prepare for the outbreak of pandemics in the future. In this context, examine various provisions under ABHIM and how it seeks to achieve its aims. (10 Marks)