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- In the intro, mention the figures about exorbitant out of pocket expenditure by the Indians on health.
- In the body, mention issues such as low investment and allocation on health and resultant issues such as inadequate infrastructure, inadequate health professionals, lack of research, disparities in urban and rural areas, disparity among the rich and poor states etc. In the next part, mention the limits of privatisation in India where the poor stands to lose most in the expensive healthcare.
- Conclude by mentioning the need to invest in the public healthcare system.