Health Ministry appoints first woman Paralympic medalist Deepa Malik as Ni-kshay Mitra ambassador
The MoHFW appointed Padma Shri, Khel Ratna Arjuna Awardee Deepa Malik as Nikshay Mitra ambassador, an initiative under Pradhan Mantri TB Mukt Bharat Abhiyaan.
The 'Ni-Kshay Mitra' initiative was launched by President Droupadi Murmu which strives to provide aid to tuberculosis-afflicted patients on three levels --nutritional, additional diagnostic, and vocational support.
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Union Health & Family Welfare Minister (MoHFW): Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya.