comparison between Modi Government's Ayushman Bharat
Programme and Obamacare in terms of coverage and budgetary
allocation shows that the prior does not come close
to Obamacare, especially with regard to effective
coverage. The question of whether insurance-based
healthcare system is better than public provisioning
of healthcare stands at the heart of an analysis of
the scheme in India.
This article was originally published in The
October 16, 2018.