Public health system in India has collapsed: Ramesh
He emphasised that the state cannot abdicate its role in poverty alleviation.
The minister also noted that degradation of the environment contributed to poverty.
During the last 25-30 years, with accelerated economic growth and the pressure that economic growth has brought to bear on our natural resources, it has created this "new animal of ecological poverty that we have to now address," said Ramesh, a former Environment Minister.
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