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India’s privatized health industry profiteering from Covid-19

Spiraling health-care expenses in India have been pushing millions into abject poverty. Covid-19 has only worsened the trend for families like Aghan Singh’s. To ensure that his sick mother received the best treatment, Singh, a self-employed motor mechanic in the small town of Bilaspur, in Chhattisgarh state, decided to take her to a popular private hospital nearby. […]