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Government Halves Spending On Maternity Benefit Programme

Government Halves Spending On Maternity Benefit Programme

New Delhi: The central government on Wednesday virtually halved the number of beneficiaries under its Maternity Benefit Programme (MBP) by restricting the scheme to firstborns...
Budget 2017 Disappoints, Maternity Benefit Programme Underfunded

Budget 2017 Disappoints, Maternity Benefit Programme Underfunded

According to the World Health Statistics (2016), nearly 5 women die every hour in India due to pregnancy and delivery related complications. 17 per...