Bring diabetes, heart and cancer drugs in 5% GST slab, Maha govt to centre

In order to make diabetes, heart and cancer drugs affordable to all, the Maharashtra government is going to send to a letter to the GST council, demanding to lower the GST rates on these medicines

Bring diabetes, heart and cancer drugs in 5% GST slab, Maha govt to centreThe Maharashtra government wants the GST council to lower the GST slab on diabetes, heart and cancer drugs from exiting 12 per cent to 5 per cent. Maharashtra’s Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar has stated this during the discussion in the legislative council. The state government is contemplating the of distributing free medicines to the poor […]

Maha cabinet gives go-ahead for constructing cancer hospital in Chandrapur 

Due to the high pollution levels, cancer cases are soaring in Chandrapur and Gadchiroli districts of Maharashtra. In order to curb the rising cases, the Maharashtra government has approved construction of 100-bed cancer hospital in Chandrapur district 

Maha cabinet gives go-ahead for constructing cancer hospital in Chandrapur The Maharashtra state cabinet has taken a decision to set up a 100-bed cancer hospital in Chandrapur district. The hospital will be constructed with the help of the Tata Trust and the Chandrapur District Minerals development Foundation.  And the total cost of the project has been pegged at 100 crores Rupees.  Chandrapur is witnessing a rise […]

‘Good health is synonymous with a good country’

Maharashtra Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar has raised worrisome questions at the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Wednesday. He was addressing experts and panellists present at the CII healthcare conclave event

‘Good health is synonymous with a good country’There have been a lot of talks about health these days. However during a speech in CII on Wednesday, August 23, Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minister of Finance, Planning and Forest Department, Government of Maharashtra said, “Healthcare cannot be left behind. I have tied up with KPMG India for creating a model district in Chandrapur and Sindhudurg.” […]