Health city Beijing city New Delhi India covid-19 Government Healthcare Health city Beijing city New Delhi India

AIIB in discussion with India for financing of ambitious $8-billion health infra scheme

www.livemint.com

NEW DELHI : The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is in discussion with the Indian government for financing a USD 8-billion scheme for improving health infrastructure at the district level to make the country better prepared for the future healthcare challenges.The Beijing-based multilateral funding agency had earlier approved a financial assistance of USD 1.2 billion for India to fight the COVID-19 pandemic."The Government of India has discussed about its ambitious scheme of strengthening the health infrastructure.

It entails building health infrastructure in every district including upgrading of testing facilities with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)," AIIB Vice President D J Pandian told PTI in an interview.It is.

The website covid-19.rehab is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News

Breaking news
17 new cases of coronavirus reported in Saskatchewan and 19 recoveries
AIIMS-Rishikesh begins plasma therapy for COVID-19 patients
Coronavirus: Public health poll probes Quebecers’ perceptions surrounding pandemic