Speaking after receiving the award, Dr. Sudarshan said the success of primary health care in Karnataka had shown that diseases such as HIV/AIDS and mental disorders could be integrated with the primary health care, as could rehabilitation. In the Indian context, this could remove inequalities of class, gender and the marginalised sections. Good governance, he said, could transform outcomes as had been proved in Karnataka.
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INDIAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION congratulates Dr. H. Sudarshan for winning the prestigious Award from Public Health Foundation of India for his outstanding contribution and commitment to protecting the right to health of the vulnerable and less privileged communities. IDF team admire and appreciate the excellent development work of Dr. Sudarshan and wish him best of luck in his ongoing projects. Incidentally, Dr. H. Sudarshan is one of the Trustees of IDF.