Harsh Vardhan as Chairman of Stop TB Partnership Board
The Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan is appointed as the new Chairman of the ‘Stop TB Partnership Board’ for recognizing his contribution to the movement to eliminate Tuberculosis (TB) from the country by the year 2025.
What is the Stop TB Partnership:
- It is known as an international body that aims to bring nations together in order to combat Tuberculosis (TB).
- in the year 2000, it was founded and it was made necessary to remove TB as a public health problem.
- it has a vision of a TB-free world.
Honoured to take on the prestigious role of Chair of @StopTB !— Dr Harsh Vardhan (@drharshvardhan) March 17, 2021
It shall be my privilege to work alongside TB champions from across the world & steer collaborative efforts to eliminate TB on a global, regional & national level.@PMOIndia @MoHFW_INDIA @TBHDJ @AyushmanNHA @WHO https://t.co/NXXOtaIgps