Budget 2021 expectations from Healthcare Sector II Details Explained
Gautam Khanna, CEO, P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC says that in light of the pandemic's aftermath, priorities from the Union Budget 2021 focus on actions required to strengthen India’s healthcare system. One of the most important focus areas is building our healthcare infrastructure. We recommend that the government consider extending tax benefits under Section 35AD of the Income Tax Act, to hospitals having 50+ beds in Tier II and III cities, and 25+ beds in rural areas.
The pandemic was a reality check on the urgent need to augment skilled workforce in the healthcare sector. The government should invest more into development of skills and expertise of healthcare professionals: pic taken from youtube.com