Abstract: The contribution of the decentralized system of governance to the delivery of health services in rural areas of Gujarat, India, is explored. In every village as a Village Health and Sanitation Committee (VHSC) is established and various health programmes are decentralized to the Panchayat level.
Author(s): Visaria, Leela; Bhat, Meera
Source(s): , Economic & political weekly; vol. 46, no. 49 p. 59-66 Economic & political weekly vol. 46, no. 49
Published: 2011 Sameeksha trust], [Mumbai (English