Test & Treat Policy for HIV patient launched in New Delhi.
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Good News – Union Health Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda has launched Test & Treat policy for HIV patients in new Delhi. During the launch of Test & Treat Policy for a meeting was held under this if a person is as soon as possible tested and found to be HIV positive, he will be provided with ART irrespective of his CD count or clinical sta.
Test & Treat Policy for HIV patient launched by Jagat Prakash Nadda
Under this category, all men, women, adolescents and children who have been diagnosed as an HIV + case will fall to be treated. This will improve longevity, improve the quality of life of those infected and will save them from many opportunistic infections, especially TB,” Shri Nadda further added.
The Health Minister also announced that India will soon develop a National Strategic Plan for HIV for next seven years and these seven years will be crucial for ending AIDS. Shri J P Nadda also felicitated eight scientists and community workers for their exemplary work in the field of HIV/AIDS.