‘Innovate by keeping in mind the socio-economic challenges’

PM Narendra Modi addressed Prof SN Bose’s 125th birth anniversary, at Kolkata, via video conference. He raised many important questions pertaining the health sector


The healthcare ecosystem in India is at an inflection point. While the outlook for the healthcare industry is optimistic, there is a need to move towards an integrated healthcare delivery system.

  • Addressing the Prof SN Bose’s 125th birth anniversary, at Kolkata, PM Narendra Modi said, many children in the tribal areas suffer from sickle cell and anaemia.Since ages, we have been carrying out research reading the same. But, can we get a cost effective simple solution for it across the world?
  • To tackle malnutrition, can we have affordable and protein-rich lentils of new varities? Can we improve the quality of vegetables and food?
  • Can we work on the new technologies to make the rivers pollution-free?
  • Can we develop a new vaccine to fight malaria, tuberculosis and Japenese Encephalitis?